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I agree...

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I, too, get bored quickly. However, I find that the critique is helpful, as well as the introduction to poets I wouldn't normally read. For example, my freshman teacher introduced me/us to the poet Agha Shahid Ali, and some of his poetry--especially his work with ghazals--have become invaluable to me. But assignments like this can be fun to play with, and, even if the product is horrible, there might be a line or an image worth salvaging...