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The Brave Writer

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Putting Crocodiles into Your Poetry

How to turn your poems into an adventure

Photo by Robert Zunikoff on Unsplash

“Every poem needs a crocodile,” my college creative writing teacher told the class.

Before I go on to explain what he meant, let me talk about crocodilians. I don’t know if you have walked among these reptiles? If you have lived in Florida, most likely. I have done so a…

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Janaka Stagnaro

Janaka Stagnaro

Poetry, parables, articles — spiritual, life-lessons, education, artwork. 9 books. www.janakasartandbooks.com www.mindfulness-meditation-techniques.com