Young Geoffrey (ed_rex) wrote,
Young Geoffrey

Mis-spent youth department or, of hockey and (bad) poetry

"Thanks" to mijopo I found myself compelled look up a poem I wrote for my high school writing class. It's a bad poem, with lurid, somewhat nonsensical imagery, a central metaphor that gets displaced by another one, a strange use of the letter y in place of i and, generally, no evidence for an ear for poetry whatsoever.

But it amuses me almost as much as it embarrasses me. If you care for a peak into one of my not-so-good early writerly moments, click away.
Tags: edifice rex online, hockey, memoir, poetry, writing

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