The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

I first read Marge Piercy’s poem “To carry use, ” I became adoringly obsessed with the very last lines: “The pitcher assignation for h2o to carry / and a particular person for work that is legitimate. ” The very analogy resonated with me, using the desire I have always was feeling to have a goal that goes over and above my own pleasures or entertainment. Continue reading “The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry”

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

I first read Marge Piercy’s poem “To carry use, ” I became adoringly obsessed with the very last lines: “The pitcher assignation for h2o to carry / and a particular person for work that is legitimate. ” The very analogy resonated with me, using the desire I have always was feeling to have a goal that goes over and above my own pleasures or entertainment. Continue reading “The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry”