Just a Little Structure

When I started writing poetry, eons ago, I vowed never to write in form. To be honest, I made that vow because forms scared me. After years of writing, succeeding and failing, I find a little structure can be just the thing to spark new ideas.

Poem: A Cento for My Sorrow

Sources: Kiki Petrosino, James Fenton, Alex Dimitrov, Alex Dimitrov, Tjawangwa Dema,  D.H. Lawrence, Didi Jackson, Lee Ann Roripaugh.

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