The Prophet | Create! Words or Otherwise | Scoop.it

"Prepare to love a poet, to get poems stuck in your head like they were pop songs — like it was the age of Homer or Milton or Poe, when poets were pop stars. According to the 24-year-old M.F.A. dropout Steve Roggenbuck, “We are entering a golden age of literature” that is perfect for poetry. Chunks of verse should populate the “content streams” on phones and Facebook feeds. His do.


Roggenbuck might be the first 21st-century poet."