Advice for young poets

The best piece of advice
I can give
to young poets
is
write like you hate
your audience
because you are never
going to find your voice
if you’re trying to please
other people

11 thoughts on “Advice for young poets

  1. I’m not young, and i may not be the best of writers; yet, I have found this to be true, maybe I won’t hate my audience, but I will definitely not write for them. I write for an audience of One.

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