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You Never Know When Your Best Work Will Come

Amanda Gorman will not have thought that on January 21st 2021, the world would know her name, and be lauding her work.

Maybe her profile will continue to rise. Poetry will be the (old) new zeitgeist cultural phenomenon and she’ll become a household name.

Perhaps not. It doesn’t matter.

Just because we’ve all heard of Amanda Gorman now, doesn’t mean she wasn’t a…