What A Poetry Writing Class Shouldn’t Be Like

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What I Expected

What I Experienced

he doesn't read poetry
that's probably the first red flag
but fine
keep an open mind
until you realise you've wasted your time
sixty whole minutes
i can summarise
'screw traditional theory and write whatever you want, just make sure it looks like poetry. here's some motivation, now go! duh.'

Just Start

“I’m a legitimate writer,” she insists, as she spends 5 hours procrastinating to write.

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