Say Sum Thin 9 ideas – Katie

16 May


Im currently a very long way from anything resembling a poem for SST9. However, thanks to this Friday’s session, I now do have a pretty extensive map of ideas. The picture shows a much neater version of what I produced in the session and on it I have marked out in green boxes the ideas that I’d like to explore most. It seems that most of all I am dabbling in carnival metaphors such as a representation of going along with the crowd / the mundane, of ‘putting on a mask’ or as a chaotic mixture of emotions. So basically I seem to be turning the fun and colourful into something angsty and miserable! It’s not all doom and gloom though, I may still decide to write a poem about portaloos.

By Katie – a mouthy newcomer!


One Response to “Say Sum Thin 9 ideas – Katie”


  1. SST9 First Draft – Katie Roberts | The MOUTHY Poets blog - June 1, 2015

    […] I wrote my ideas post, I mentioned that I was considering using the carnival theme as a metaphor for deeper issues but […]

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