Alec Nevala-Lee

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Ted Kooser

This writing business you have to accustom yourself to is about failing again and again, and to not let that hold you up because if you keep at [it] day, after day, after day, after day, eventually you’ll get better. The same thing would be true if I had taken up longbow archery with the same zeal that I took up poetry writing: I could put forty arrows on a paper plate from one hundred yards away.  So that is what it’s about—showing up for work.

Ted Kooser

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September 30, 2015 at 7:30 am

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