This is a school for the liars. Whish, a teen girl, thought she knew what she was getting into... But she had no idea what her choice would mean.
Jan 29, 2023
The idea that a poem was a made thing stayed with me, and I decided then that I wanted to be an artist, not just a diarist. So I put myself through a kind of apprenticeship in writing poetry, and I understood even then that my practice as a poet was deeply related to my reading.
— Edward Hirsch