With Valentine's Day approaching, discover the history of the "Roses are red" poem and reimagine it with us—maybe even as a sestina—in our new Roses are Red Poetry Prompt.Continue Reading
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Did Jane Austen play video games? Did William Carlos Williams really eat the plums? Did Ben Franklin think flying was useful? It's another week of the best in poetry and poetic things: Our Top 10 Poetic Picks.Continue Reading
Reclusive Emily Dickinson is the perfect poet for Take Your Poet to Work Day if you work from home. She won't even complain if you work in your pajamas—she'll be ghosting about in a house dress that's as white as the bed linens.Continue Reading
Welcome to the poetry classroom. Today we're discussing Anniversary Coffee. Is it a good cup? Let's drink up and see.Continue Reading
Love's big day is upon us, and we don't want you to be without a good love poem, so we've gathered up a list of ten of our favorites. Maybe you have another you'd like to share in the comments?Continue Reading
Even if you have not read Christopher Marlowe’s famous poem, “The Passionate Shepherd to his Love," you probably know its poetry anyway. Really.Continue Reading
In this month's poetry classroom, author and literature professor Karen Swallow Prior will be treating us to a discussion of classic love poetry—beginning with Shakespeare.Continue Reading