Very Well Then I Contradict Myself; on the First Person Perspective in Poems — O Write: Marilynonaroll’s Blog

I have worried sometimes about my use of “I” in poems. The “I” is certainly not always me; sometimes it is a character or a handy perspective point for the observations around which it is wrapped, a simple first-person eye-to-the-telescope. The tricky thing with the “I” is that often for an effective poem, the “I” […] … Continue reading Very Well Then I Contradict Myself; on the First Person Perspective in Poems — O Write: Marilynonaroll’s Blog