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28 May 2015 @ 01:41 pm
Maya Angelou on writing poems.

Like a pianist runs her fingers over the keys, I'll search my mind for what to say. Now, the poem may want you to write it. And then sometimes you see a situation and think, "I'd like to write about that." Those are two different ways of being approached by a poem, or approaching a poem. source

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Julie: TFP ★ sheltering skyragnarok_08 on May 28th, 2015 06:49 pm (UTC)
That's a lovely way to think about poetry :)
Astraealady_leia_solo on May 28th, 2015 07:04 pm (UTC)
night_owl_9: A Softer World - if you're reading this.night_owl_9 on May 28th, 2015 11:12 pm (UTC)
I love this :)
Astraealady_leia_solo on May 29th, 2015 05:07 am (UTC)
I really do too.
Leslie: Become your own Buffypianogurl330 on May 29th, 2015 12:38 am (UTC)
Love this!
Astraealady_leia_solo on May 29th, 2015 05:08 am (UTC)