So the idea of this was to choose one of our poems and show it to the world in a public place (in a non-permanent way of course.)
I chose the poem that went like this;
“[after the funeral] our gloomy future rushed through the door, mad enough to shut the door we altered the frame.”
LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT HOW POORLY THIS WENT FOR ME.
I made tons of very small (like thumb sized) pieces of paper with my poem on it and planned on sticking them to doors all around campus/main street. I put on all black clothes, sunglasses, and prepared to sneakily place these so that I would not be recognized. I managed to get two on doors in my residence hall. Then I walked to almost all of the buildings on campus. I GOT YELLED AT SO MANY TIMES. So I realized “I should probably start asking if I can place these on doors.” I did exactly that. Not only did almost everyone I asked say no, most of them were extremely rude about it as if I was asking to spray paint it in huge letters, not stick a tiny piece of paper to their door with packing tape. So heres a list of the places I successfully snuck my poem to the doors of:
Now two days later only four survive…
The two in Reimer and the two in Cohen. Art is hard.