The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

When I first read Marge Piercy’s poem “To carry use, ” I became adoringly obsessed with the last lines: “The pitcher meows for standard water to carry or and a human being for give good results that is serious. ” The actual analogy resonated with me, using the desire I had always sensed to have a motive that goes past my own joy or celebration. Continue reading “The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry”

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry

When I first read Marge Piercy’s poem “To carry use, ” I became adoringly obsessed with the last lines: “The pitcher meows for standard water to carry or and a human being for give good results that is serious. ” The actual analogy resonated with me, using the desire I had always sensed to have a motive that goes past my own joy or celebration. Continue reading “The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry”