Hmm, that damn poetry stuff.

Tim Love highlights a few articles on the continuously disintegrating state of poetry: The State of UK Poetry…Again.

I wonder if there’ll ever be a stage at which people in the business just acknowledge that the public don’t like poetry (probably because it asks too much of them and doesn’t entertain them) and nothing can be done to change the situation.


One thought on “Hmm, that damn poetry stuff.

  1. I went to see Matt Black last week reading out some poetry in Belper, Derbyshire. He did two sessions, the first session was so funny at one point I almost cried. The second session was about his historical character Belper Joe and was very educational. I great night all round.

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