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Memorizing Poems

By Lance Rocks, Aug 27, 2017.

  1. Lance Rocks

    Lance Rocks Never Force

    Essay in today's NY Times which pretty much summarizes my own life in poetry:

    Memorize That Poem

    If you look at the reader comments they show just how satisfying having the text of even one poem lodged permanently in your brain can be. As one reader notes, some poems memorize themselves: they stick unbidden.
     
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    Ben Stubbs Well-Known Member

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    Lance Rocks Never Force

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