B.L.T and I were talking today. We thought wouldn't it be interesting if a long lost journal of poetry was found. But the twist would be, it would be poetry by a non poet, but maybe an actor, an actress, a politician, a serial killer, a fictional character......I was thinking River Phoenix, but it could be anyone from history, what would their poetry look like? What would the Joker's poetry look like? or Ted Bundy's or John Coltrain, or Jesse James, or Babe Ruth, the list goes on....The Challenge is write a poem as a Historical Character, what's in their heart, how does it shape out. Lizzie Bordon for God's sake!!!! Any historical person that you wouldn't expect poetry from...make a note in the notes and mention the challenge... HAVE FUN. All my love and appreciation goes out to B.L.T for that early morning conversation.
Challenge Thomas Case from a historical figure's viewpoint.