Christina M. Rau

Christina M. Rau is the author of the sci-fi fem poetry collection, Liberating The Astronauts (Aqueduct Press, 2017), and the chapbooks WakeBreatheMove (Finishing Line Press, 2015) and For The Girls, I (Dancing Girl Press, 2014). In her non-writing life, she teaches yoga occasionally and line dances on other occasions.

Prepare For Poem in Your Pocket Day With These Short Poems

Here are a few super short poems that won’t take much folding to become pocket-sized for this year's Poem in Your Pocket Day.

Where To Find Free Poetry Online

Get acquainted with the wide world of poetry without spending a dime. Check out these resources to find free poetry online.

Matwaala’s Poetry Wall Comes To Irving, TX

The South Asian Disaspora Poets’ Collective, Matwaala, has created a poetry wall, part of a larger two-month program India A La Art—A Cultural Collective.

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5 Books About Ayurveda, Yoga’s Sister Science

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Get Into Speculative Poetry With These 2019 Rhysling Award Winners

Do you love poetry? How about poetry that touches on other worlds and planes? Then check out the 2019 Rhysling Award winners for speculative poetry.

Get Lost In The Book Loft

Take a tour of The Book Loft, a cozy independent bookstore and beacon for book lovers in the middle of Columbus, Ohio's German Village.

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With 2019 marking 200 years of celebrating the life of Walt Whitman, we're taking a tour of his life and work at The Morgan Library and Museum.

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How to Help Combat Piracy in Publishing

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Watch Your Poetry With The Visible Poetry Project

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Matwaala Poetry Festival Celebrates Poets of the South Asian Diaspora

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