Poets are many readers are few should poets retire? should not readers admire? Poets are selfish they want to be appraised they don't want to appraise nobody wants just to praise everybody wants praise in return. People are busy who has time to read poetry? why canvass people to read? Poetry books are not sold publishers reluctant booksellers unwilling to stock self-publishing is born publishers fool the budding poets promise attractive returns but books are not sold only gifted to near and dear for personal satisfaction but they also don't read and never appraise. Now e-book starts poetry websites sprout with prizes and awards volumes of poems piled up in the e-depository poets are not motivated! over a period of time these websites may go barren no craze to see poems in the web no craze for reading poems b e c a u s e everybody has turned poet who will read poetry?