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3 Alaska Native Poets For You To Read ASAP

I live on stolen, originally Indigenous land in Alaska. Because of this, it's important to me that I seek out Indigenous voices, like Alaska Native poets.

5 YA Poetry Audiobooks Read By the Author

Poetry is meant to be read aloud! To celebrate National Poetry Month, enjoy these five YA poetry audiobooks, all read by their authors!

25 Feminist Poems to Provoke and Inspire Nasty Women

From feminist love poems to poems about women's rights, read, watch, and be inspired by some of the greatest feminist poets working past and present.

VS Podcast: The Books That Make Season Two

Season three of VS is out, and here are the edited works of the authors invited to the second season ...

VS Podcast: The Books That Make Season One

I’ve presented VS here before; it’s a wonderful poetry podcast that gives voice to minority poets and shows how poetry ...

15 Soul-Stirring Poems About Music And Its Power

Music is often what people turn to when looking for hope, inspiration, or a way to capture their most passionate ...

Get The Most Out of Your First Poetry Reading

Get yourself to a local reading, but first, read this comprehensive guide to getting the most out of your first poetry reading.

Tips On How To Read More Poetry

If you're trying to fit more verses into your life this year, consult this handy list of helpful tips on how to read more poetry.

Cover Your Walls In Poetry Art With These 15 Gorgeous Prints From Etsy

These poetry art prints from Etsy are gorgeous pieces that bring words to life on your walls. From Angelou to Oliver, here's some of the best options. 

Forthcoming Books I’m Excited About From University and Small Presses

If you're on the lookout for upcoming 2019 small press and university press books, check out this excellent list of anticipated titles.

25 Poems About Breaking Up, Grief, and Heartbreak for Readers Who Aren’t Excited About Valentine’s Day

From sonnets to slam poetry, wallow in sadness this Valentine's Day with a list of sad love poems about breaking up, grief, and general heartbreak.

Speculative Poetry: Poems of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Other-Worldly Visions

Speculative poetry is an expanding genre with numerous sub-genres. To help you sort them out, we've rounded up some must-read collections.

Reading Pathways: Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath was a prolific author with a broad range of talent. Dive into her works with this Sylvia Plath reading pathway.

On Passing My Yearly Reading Goal

How did you do with your 2018 reading goal? Here's one reader on finally surpassing hers, and how she managed it this year.

Learning to Love Poetry: Read to Me

Not into reading poetry? Try having it read to you instead.