I'm on a Discord server where someone asked me how to write poetry.My response was as follows:Step 1) Read a lot of poetry.Step 2) Try writing the poetry.Step 3) Throw most of it away, and whatever survives getting trashed might be worth keeping. And then, because it had been a minute since I last actually wrote poetry, I tried my hand at it:LonelinessA clearing cannot knowOther clearings broodingLost among the trees

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