In “The Heart of American Poetry,” Edward Hirsch has written both a personal memoir and a love letter to American poetry.
Join author Megan Willome as she learns a little wisdom poetry By Heart—’Dippold the Optician’ from Edgar Lee Masters’ ‘Spoon River Anthology.’
Author David Orr argues that “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost is both the best known and most misunderstood American poem.
“Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by Robert Frost helped define poetry for millions of American Baby Boomers. It is still influential today.
For Poets and Poems this week, we feature Poet Billy Collins’ new collection, Aimless Love–a welcome addition to his body of work.