po·et /ˈpoət, ɪt ||ˈpɔ()ɪt/
Po·et n. One skilled in making poetry; one who has a particular genius for metrical composition; the author of a poem; an imaginative thinker or writer.
The poet's eye, in a fine frenzy rolling,
Doth glance from heaven to earth, from earth to heaven. --Shak.
A poet is a maker, as the word signifies. --Dryden.
Poet laureate. See under Laureate.
n : a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers
of good poetry)