Poetry Lesson

logoDr. Bill Heath, former Associate Professor of English, came to Mt. St. Mary’s after I had graduated and we have never met.



The Terrace at Mt. St. Mary's

The Terrace at Mt. St. Mary’s

Below is his roadmap for learning to appreciate poetry.

Couldn’t we apply this idea to just about anything?

I believe so.

I.  Read a lot of poetry

until it starts

coming out your ears—

Then listen.

By William Heath, from The Walking Man


About Ray V.

Living in Aiken, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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2 Responses to Poetry Lesson

  1. Jay says:

    Sounds good to me.


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