Just write every day of your life. Read intensely.Then see what happens. Most of my friends who are put on that diet have very pleasant careers.
They are, in fact, modern as no other poems are. The author of Jude the Obscure speaks in them, but with concentration, the intensity, the subtle disturbing force of poetry....He fumbles; but it is that very fumbling that brings him so near to ourselves.Don't forget to check out the Tuesday Poem blog for the featured Tuesday poem and, from there, navigate to other poems.