The Power of Language and Poetry

Alex Bentley
Makata Poetry
Published in
3 min readAug 30, 2021

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Photo by Alexis Brown on Unsplash

Language is power.

Even the mere action of sitting down to write — pencil touching paper or finger on touch screen — inspires thought and emotion. It is a physical manifestation of something intangible, an abstraction meant to capture moments forever, otherwise lost in time.

Through the use of language, writing has the power to heal, to inspire, to destroy. It can bring a nation…

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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.