Dana Ward: “Poetry…can really fuck you up”

Excerpt from Poetry Foundation:

Poetry, obviously, can be & do lots of things, but one thing it can do is it can really fuck you up. Like, really really really fuck you up, especially when it engages the part of your being composed of tangled love & fear & horror, some part that’s volatile & sensitive, so much so that maybe you don’t know what to make of it. What you do know is–it’s dangerous.

Read the full here.


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