Courtney Stodden: Poet.


If you haven’t heard of Courtney Stodden, she’s well, ew, ew, ew.

Anyway, thanks to The Soup, I have discovered her marvelous, marvelous tweets. Truly, they are a thing of beauty. I enjoy them so much* that I’m going to share some of them with you.

*But not enough to actually follow her account.

She’s like Keats and Jewel rolled into one. And now for some visual poetry:

 


Speaking of Langston Hughes…

I’m not a huge fan of poetry, but this one – to use a cliché loosely- is short and bittersweet. It’s called “Suicide’s Note.”

The calm,

Cool face of the river

 Asked me for a kiss.

Only a literary genius could pack so much meaning into 12 hauntingly beautiful words. *Sigh*.

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