"Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful." —Rita Dove
Welcome to the center of our celebration of all things poetry!
Not sure if poetry is your thing? Curious about poetry, but not sure where to start?
The best way to find your favorites is to dive in and read some poems, or attend a live reading. The world of poetry is a wide sea, full of diverse styles. Some poems are meant to be performed, while others sing best from the page. Check out our suggested resources, and keep trying on new poems until you find one that sparkles for you.
Do you have questions about poetry, or need some advice on where to begin? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org