Twofer Tuesday – National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month was instituted in 1996 to foster awareness and the importance of poetry.

Yay! Celebrate with these quotations:

“Poetry is just the evidence of life.  If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash.”  ~Leonard Cohen


“It is the job of poetry to clean up our word-clogged reality by creating silences around things.”  ~Stephen Mallarme



About Sandy Green

I am a poet and children's author. Visit my website at
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2 Responses to Twofer Tuesday – National Poetry Month

  1. Joanne Fritz says:

    Those are some inspiring quotes, Sandy! And I hadn’t heard either one before.

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