Literary Impulse
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Literary Impulse

Poetry Exists Because Some People Refuse To Take The Moon Just For What It Is

Moon Phases: A lesson on writing poetry with a short anthology collection

“Moon Woman,” 1919. Otto Dix. Public Domain

The moon is a common theme among poets; Andrea Gibson jokes about their almost-obsessive quirk to add the moon to all their poems. The last time I heard, Andrea still thinks it’s justifiable. It’s the moon, for…

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