When Eminence High School English teacher, Cara Puckett, offered me the opportunity to be a guest judge for her students’ Poetry Out Loud competition, I eagerly accepted.
I like poetry, I like teenagers, how hard could it be?
Then I checked out the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation Project website and started to appreciate the complexities.
Participants were to choose two poems from a list of thousands spanning hundreds of years and representing all the different types of poetry.
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