MLF: Poetry

Me in the sketchomatic booth, being drawn by Gemma while reading Greta Stoddart’s poetry.

Poetry is…..

Bejan Matur: Poetry is like a meteor, it comes and destroys everything.

Writing poetry is like composing, waiting for the universe to send the words.

Paul Farley: Poetry is an oily secretion I can’t control. Clear, glassy, transparent.

Deryn Rees-Jones: Poetry is a fossil language.

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