Poetry is an echo, asking a shadow to dance.
I've written some poetry I don't understand myself.
Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during a moment
Poetry is a packsack of invisible keepsakes.
Poetry is the journal of a sea animal living on land, wanting to fly in the air
Poetry is the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits.
Gather the stars if you wish it soGather the songs and keep them.Gather the faces of women.Gather for keeping years and years.And then...Loosen your hands, let go and say good-bye.Let the stars and songs go.Let the faces and years go.Loosen your hands and say good-bye.
Poetry is a phantom script telling how rainbows are made and why they go away.
We read Robert Browning's poetry. Here we needed no guidance from the professor: the poems themselves were enough.
When I was writing pretty poor poetry, this girl with midnight black hair told me to go on.