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Here is a list of great poetry books that will not only bring you hope but also will help you kickstart your 2020 Goodreads goal.
Short poems about beauty that explore all facets of beauty, the act of creating it, finding beauty in nature, tracing beauty in love and romance, and more.
Want to read more of Pablo Neruda's work? Start with five of the best Pablo Neruda poems to get a taste of his work and style.
Here are some recommendations of audiobooks of poetry—in contemporary poetry, classic poetry, and novels in verse—for the Read Harder 2020 task.
With Eve L. Ewing's ELECTRIC ARCHES coming to the small screen, one reader chose collections for poetry adaptations and the small screen.
Six holiday tales from women poets to help you find the end-of-the-year spirit.
Combo your love for horror with your love for poetry with these horror poetry collections, with works by new and established writers and from indie presses.
Seven of the most powerful Sylvia Plath poems and why they're so powerful.
Don't let the cold weather get you down--celebrate the season and take a moment to reflect with these beautiful poems about winter.
The 19th century poet's work is characterized by a Victorian morbidity that makes Christina Rossetti's poems perfect for Halloween!
Here's a selection of thought-provoking T.S. Eliot quotes about life and despair from the 20th century poet, essayist, and playwright.
One rioter picks five of her favorite poems by the American writer Jericho Brown to introduce more poetry lovers to his beautiful writing
Four poems that every poetry lover should read.
A reader on the experience of seeing poet Olivia Gatwood speaking truth to power at London’s Rich Mix.
Get acquainted with the life and works of poet Gabriela Mistral, the only Latin American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature.