Monday, August 10, 2009

Poem of the Day

Another poet just emailed me this poem and I was so taken by it, I wanted to share it with you.--


Advice to Young Poets

by Martin Espada


Never pretend
to be a unicorn
by sticking a plunger on your head


by Martín Espada,
from The Republic of Poetry
© W.W. Norton Company, 2008.


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1 comment:

Michael said...

smiling.... Ok, I'm easily amused.

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