Counter Arts
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Counter Arts

The Pleasure of Words

A confession

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Photo by Raphael Schaller on Unsplash

I’m an absolute nerd for writing poetry. So much so that I can’t see why everyone isn’t writing poetry all the time. I don’t know what it says about me, but it’s a fact and I’m putting it out there on the internet for all to see.

I dream about writing poetry. I’m standing at the bank of a stream and choosing words, and each word is a rock, and I leap easily from word to word to the…

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Jackie Olsen

Jackie Olsen

Come for the insights on aging, leave with a doggie bag full of frogs and exoplanets. Now more poems about vacuuming! she/her/hers