sometimes, I wish Atticus would STFU!


I am not saying that I am better at anything that this Instapoet. I am offering a few critiques of his work that I find a little annoying if not troubling.

Also, if his poetry and work inspire you, I'm not trying to tell you that it's bad, maybe just consider this me saying that it doesn't connect with me. This is--most likely--because I'm an ageing millennial and I'm lame.

If you're anything like me you've come across quotes or "poems" on Instagram or maybe Facebook that end with a small, tiny, dare-I-say, insignificant byline as follows: