The Poetry Question

Discovering the Relevance of Words

Jason Isbell On Poetry

  @poetryquestion They aren't the same, by any stretch, but poetry is relevant for those of us who write anything lyrical. Still Gl├╝ck maybe. — Jason Isbell (@JasonIsbell) April 16, … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

How Does C-Rayz Walz Feel About Poetry?

@poetryquestion Poetry is the Ability to make words transcend time and space while invoking thought and provoking emotion. Intoxicating. — C-Rayz Walz (@C_Rayz_Walz) January 25, 2014 @poetryquestion Poetry in Motion … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

How Does Erykah Badu Feel About Poetry?

This response was from April of 2013, before @poetryquestion was even on Twitter. It’s my all-time favorite response, and I felt as if it deserved another look. @Margolin441 IT allows … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Poor Wiz Kahlifa… Too Stoned To Properly Hit “Reply” And Answer The Poetry Question

We forgive him for being himself. Thank you, Wiz, for Answering us. @wizkhalifa We are working to find the current relevance of poetry and words. Mind giving your 140 on … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Malik Yusef Answers The Poetry Question

@poetryquestion telling the truth — Malik Yusef (@malikyusef) January 7, 2014

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ralphie May Answers The Poetry Question.

@Ralphie_May Today, a student asked if I write to hide, reveal, question, or advise? I answered "yes." How about you? #thepoetryquestion — The Poetry Question (@poetryquestion) January 7, 2014 Add … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · 3 Comments

How Does David Banner Feel About Poetry?

@poetryquestion — DAVID BANNER (@THEREALBANNER) January 7, 2014

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

INTERVIEW: Chris Kluwe, NFL Punter, and Outspoken Athlete on the TPQ

I had the pleasure of speaking with Chris Kluwe, the now waived Minnesota Vikings punter. He’s considered one of the more outspoken voices in sports, and has recently sparked some … Continue reading

January 3, 2014 · 4 Comments

How Does Best Selling Author Jodi Picoult Feel About Poetry?

@poetryquestion Poetry: The marriage of precision of language and raw emotion. — Jodi Picoult (@jodipicoult) November 21, 2013

November 21, 2013 · 2 Comments

How Does Boxing Legend Lennox Lewis Feel About Poetry?

@poetryquestion To me it's the craft of turning words into art and emotion. — Lennox Lewis (@LennoxLewis) November 21, 2013

November 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

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