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One must make a distinction however: when dragged into prominence by half poets, the result is not poetry, nor till the autocrats among us can be “literalists of the imagination”—above insolence and triviality and can present for inspection, imaginary gardens with real toads in them, shall we have it.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The Tuesday Platform

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Welcome to the Tuesday Platform, your unprompted free-range day for sharing poems in the Imaginary Garden. Please look up from your phone and link up a poem. Then be sure to visit the offerings of our fellow writers.
 

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13 comments:

Magaly Guerrero said...

Sanaa, your quote has birthed the biggest of giggles. Thanks for the words. And thank you for hosting.

Sanaa Rizvi said...

@Magaly; Thank you!๐Ÿ’ž I laughed hard too when I first saw it. Happy Tuesday, gorgeous!☕

Kerry O'Connor said...

What a beautiful an inspiring quote to encourage the muse. Thank you, Sanaa.

Toni Spencer said...

Thank you for hosting Sanaa

Sherry Marr said...

LOL, would love to hear the drunk roosters roar. I posted one from 2015, when I still lived in the valley and longed for Pup and the sea. Have a good Tuesday, kids.

Sanaa Rizvi said...

@Kerry; You're welcome!๐Ÿ’ž So glad you liked it. Happy Tuesday!☕

@Sherry; Hello ๐Ÿ˜€ so good to see you!๐Ÿ’ž☕

@Toni.S; Thanks for joining in!๐Ÿ’ž☕

Frank J. Tassone said...

Evening, pond dwellers! Thanks, Sanaa! See you all around the lillies!

willow_switches said...

thanks for hosting Sanna ~

happy Tuesday to everyone

Sanaa Rizvi said...

@Frank; Thank you for joining us!๐Ÿ’ž☕

@Willow; Happy Tuesday to you too!☕

Priscilla King said...

Belatedly, here's a poem I wrote about 35 years ago that still seems relevant...or is that just because I'm growing old?

Sanaa Rizvi said...

@Priscilla; Hello!๐Ÿ’ž Heading over to read you ☕

Carrie Van Horn said...

Sorry I am soooo late this time. I have been sick, but feeling much better, and glad to be here!

Sanaa Rizvi said...

@Carrie; I m so glad you're better now ๐Ÿ’ž Happy Wednesday!☕