Archives For *Poetry*
Tomorrow (Feb. 9) is the birthday of poet and novelist Alice Walker.
Here are five of our favorite poems by her…
All the Toys
The Beautiful Poetry of Donald Trump (Strictly Unauthorised)
Created by Rob Sears
Here are four sample poems from this collection…
(Warning: some of these contain vulgar language)
TODAY is the birthday of the poet
Anne Sexton, born 1928.
In remembrance of the poet, we offer three recordings of her reading poems…
This week marked the birthday of poet Arthur Rimbaud (b. 20 October 1854).
In remembrance of his life and work, here are four superb poems by him…
The Sleeper of the Valley
We reviewed this excellent new collection of poems in our fall magazine issue…
Listen to the poet reading “Ocean of Storms,” the first section of poems from this new collection:
Introductory Guide to the Poems of
With Sample Poems
Compiled by Madeline Cramer
While she published her first book of poetry at 28 in 1963 while living in the former home of the late poet Edna St. Vincent Millay (a primary influence on her work), it was her fourth book, American Primitive that received the Pultizer Prize for poetry in 1983.