I found that it wasn't so oddball to like music and poetry and visual arts, they're kindred spirits.
At a certain point he was very popular, from THE RAVEN.
He was never fully appreciated, never made the money, and you know he was looked upon with admiration by some people, but also as an oddball. But that was his point.
Rarest of the real poets are born poets. They are the oddballs, not the professors.
I've always kinda been a little outcast myself, a little oddball, doin' my thing, my own way. And it's been hard for me to, to be accepted, certainly in the early years of my life.
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