In The Spotlight

Poetry about Poetry

Remarks on Poetry and the Physical World by Mary Barnard

An Apology for Her Poetry Margaret Cavendish

The Craftsman by Marcus Christian

The Poets light but Lamps by Emily Dickinson

A Small Moment by Cornelius Eady

Constantly Risking Absurdity #15 by Lawrence Ferlignhetti

Let Me Tell You What a Poem Brings by Juan Felipe Herrera

A Fit of Rhyme Against Rhyme by Ben Jonson

Author's Prayer by Ilya Kaminsky

My Darling Turns to Poetry at Night by Anthony Lawrence

That Everything's Inevitable by Katy Lederer

Ars Poetica by Archibald MacLeish

Catch a Little Rhyme by Eve Merriam

The Poet by Yone Noguchi

Pome by Elizabeth Spires

Posted on 01.04.19

Poem Sampler: Family Ties

"Kin" by Maya Angelou

"Before the Birth of One of Her Children" by Anne Bradstreet

"Prints" by Joseph Bruchac

"El Olvido" by Judith Ortiz Cofer

"Under the Lemon Tree" by Marsha De La O

"Mi Historia" by David Dominguez

"The Card Players" by Calvin Forbes

"Father" by Edgar Albert Guest

"On An Unsociable Family" by Elizabeth Hands

"Grandfather" by Michael S. Harper

"The Gift" by Li-Young Lee

"The Art Room" by Shara McCallum

"Virtuosi" by Lisel Mueller

"Daughters 1900" by Marilyn Nelson

"Pieta" by Kevin Young

Posted on 11.01.18

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