Diving into poetry

I’ve read that if you want to get better at something, you need to practise it. And if you really want to get good, you need to immerse yourself in it.

I don’t know yet whether poetry’s my thing—I’ve only written bits and pieces, and they’re probably mostly pretty bad—but every time I experience its unique power, I feel a flicker of excitement and I wonder whether it could be.

There’s only one way to find out.