Valentine’s Day and the perils of being a poet

Richard’s light-hearted “Valentine tributes” to some of the Fountain poets can be seen on his page – see “Poets’ Pages”, above,

Poetry is funny stuff. It can be clever and amusing, it can (some say) save your life, or it can get you into deep trouble. It is salutary to remember that in some countries being a poet can be a dangerous vocation. “Poetry – a more serious crime than murder” was posted a couple of days ago by Arab-lit blogger mlynxqualey.


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