When Poetry Strikes

I happened across a poem today that struck a chord because it so aptly gets to what it was like to be a teenager/adolescent. There's so much going on that by the end of it you realize something has changed that you can never get back - and it is simultaneously exhilarating and profoundly sad and terrifying. OK, before we get to the poem, I have a confession: I'm not a poem guy. I'm not saying it... READ MORE »