Poetry: Antidote to the Internet?

Reciting Poetry Discount

There are rumors that blogging is dying. There are articles everywhere about how our brains are being affected by the internet, about how novels are becoming too challenging for the average person’s attention span. About how social media is ruining our ability to think.

It’s not shocking. I think anyone who spends time on blogs and social media has sensed all this coming on. There are beautiful writings all over the place about how people are being intentional to step away from screens and be careful about too much mindless consumption of internet content.

Lately, this has reminded me about how much I love poetry. Writing it, reading it and also [Read more...]