So the point of this mini-essay is: if you read a poem and don’t connect with it on any intellectual or emotional level, it just isn’t the poem for you.
But What Does It MEAN?
Mike Essig
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So true. All art is personal and subjective and can mean different things to different people. And with poetry, especially, the connection piece seems most important; connecting with a piece is necessary to exfoliate meaning from it in the first place! Thanks for this reminder.

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