Yusef Komunyakaa On Poetry

1B7D07B9-1496-4CBD-A6F5-880C019CEF7EYusef Komunyakaa (April 29, 1941 -)

Attempt to write every day, to read everything, to listen, to be in the world, to challenge ideas and to question ourselves. Because it’s not just poetry; it’s the experience of inquiry…

Be aware of the small things in the world, not necessarily the monumental things. The small things add up to a monumental reality.