To the Members of the Academy of American Poets

Yes, I've read what you have written.
There's no music in the words.
Thus, it isn't poetry.  There's no
Story line, no logic. just a stack
Of spat-out nonsense, aka
Non sequiturs.  There's pretense
By the bucket-load, and, as required,
Ampersands, but, though you've
Got a teaching job, and won awards,
And published books, I have to tell you
Honestly, your words are so much shit.





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Written on 2023-01-09 at 20:37

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Griffonner The PoetBay support member heart!
No point in beating about when it comes to speaking about something that is your passion and that you love.
Blessings,
Allen
2023-01-10