My husband is a good poet. Do you think he should publish his poems?

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  1. rlaha profile image68
    rlahaposted 6 years ago

    My husband is a good poet. Do you think he should publish his poems?

    Hi everyone. I have recently published a small book of my poems on Amazon and Createspace (please see my profile for more info if you are interested).  My husband is a much better poet than I am. I was wondering if I should ask him to publish his works? I know that poetry lovers will really enjoy his work.

  2. HattieMattieMae profile image60
    HattieMattieMaeposted 6 years ago

    Why not, Some of the greatest ones are couples that both write and publish! smile

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    Vincent Mooreposted 6 years ago

    Of course he should. Many hubbers would love to read his work I'm sure. No poet should hide his/her work. Why? is poetry not to be shared for all to enjoy. Good luck have fun.

  4. iva dragostinova profile image74
    iva dragostinovaposted 6 years ago

    Definitely! Poetry comes to life when it roams the lives of others smile

  5. Cliff Mendrez profile image87
    Cliff Mendrezposted 6 years ago

    Sharing his works would be great not only for the readers but for him as well. But honestly, I am not sure if HubPages is the best place to publish his poems. You know how strict the staff is when it comes to duplicate issues. That means he may not publish his poems elsewhere. As far as I know, this is how things work here. If not, maybe others can discuss this matter further.

  6. HubblyBubbly profile image73
    HubblyBubblyposted 6 years ago

    You could also try Lulu.com or "digital text platform" [which belongs to Amazon].

  7. JohnGreasyGamer profile image81
    JohnGreasyGamerposted 6 years ago

    I hope he does as it would do a lot of good. Yet some people only do their hobbies because they like them, not for money. Even if it's no trouble, some still prefer to keep their works to themselves ^^

  8. Mr.FantasyLand profile image59
    Mr.FantasyLandposted 6 years ago

    He should think about it. Some people write just to write and have no intentions of publishing or even posting their work though.

  9. profile image67
    Writer Chuckposted 6 years ago

    Yes I think if he enjoys writing he should share his work.  In that way we can enjoy it to.

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    jasper420posted 6 years ago

    Why not if its an intrest to him it may even make him feel good to have you suggest this it cant hurt congrats on publishing Im working on doing so myself!

  11. Sparklea profile image73
    Sparkleaposted 6 years ago

    I believe if God gives anyone a talent they should use it and spread it far and wide.  Yes, by all means, I think he should publish his poems.  The Bible reads not to hide your Light under a bushel basket, and to let your Light shine before men.  Your husband has poetry inside him wanting to come out.  Publishing his poems is manifesting his Light to others.  I wish him the very best, and you, too!
    Blessings, Sparklea smile

  12. Shake Shah profile image72
    Shake Shahposted 6 years ago

    Why not ! Please publish it, I am waiting for his work.

  13. savanahl profile image69
    savanahlposted 6 years ago

    Of course he should publish. Poetry is a beautiful art form and should be shared and admired.

  14. abo ajoba profile image58
    abo ajobaposted 6 years ago

    Don't pressurize him to publish. Let him do it at his will. Of course it is always better if a poet floats his poems to face the tides of criticism, which enriches and inspires the poet himself.

 
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