Since this week marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day AND also falls within National Poetry Month, we offer the following guide to some of the most important nature poetry …
Included are twelve essential nature poets whose work we continually read and re-read. Where possible, we’ve also included links to previously posted examples of their work on our website.
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7) Alice Walker
Although Alice Walker is known primarily for her novels, she has written a significant amount of poetry, and nature is one recurring theme in that poetic work.
Alice Walker – Five Favorite Poems