The poet CAConrad tells a story about how generations of his family worked in factories where wood and metal were lathed and carved and forged and wrought to create objects imbued with skill and imagination. Until the factories became assembly lines or less. And workers were no longer makers, but packagers.
We, too, are poets. CAConrad likes to say, ‘You are artists, and you are useful,’ and we believe him. How can a poet be useful in the world of content creation? With bold, precise, evocative language that gets straight to the beating heart of it. Because words or not merely cogs in the SEO content creation machine, they hold immense heft and consequence and movement.
Slash the conveyor belts, pour sand into the crankcase. By the time you are done reading, you'll already have felt something. Words are the way in.