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The 50 Greatest Quotes About Poetry From Poets

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What makes a good poem? How the hell can I write one? And even if I did - what's the point!?

All valid questions, particularly on National Poetry Day.

Luckily, it need'd fall to us to answer - the great poets themselves like chin-wagging about their craft almost as much as they did scribbling down verses.

So whether you're looking for advice, analysis, or even a good laugh, we've compiled the poetical musing for you. Enjoy.

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