Why

I read poetry

in school,

but then I stopped.

Later, much later,

I wrote poetry,

but then I stopped.

Along the way,

I discovered that

good prose is really

poetry in disquise.

And that,

I told myself,

made the poetry,

the reading and

the writing,

worthwhile.

~A.J. Mayfield

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