A Poem Is More Than A Poem

The reasons poetry is transformational and life-changing

Alex Bentley
Published in
3 min readOct 9, 2021

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Quote from Amanda Gorman’s poem, The Hill We Climb.

The Role of the Poet

A poem is more than just a poem because it reveals the soul of its author.

But a poet is not an angel who sits on your shoulder whispering words into your ear.

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Alex Bentley
Makata Poetry

I write about crypto, personal finance, business & tech. Also, I publish a bit of humor to make you laugh.