As a journalism and creative writing double major, I put pen to paper on a daily basis. And although I loved it with all of my heart, the sheer volume of work involved was exhausting at times. My fellow majors would whine, possibly cry and regularly pull all-nighters, but we wouldn't have had it any other way. Even if you weren't specifically a poetry writing major, some of these sentiments will still resonate with you:
1. You have never participated in NANOWRIMO because that's a fool's errand for the foolish fiction majors. In fact, you're still not really sure how to pronounce it correctly or why anyone in their right mind would participate.