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.

Rhyme and Rhythm: 6 Great Poetry Audiobooks

A guide to some great poetry audiobooks, including comic poems, feminist poetry and more. Dive in and find your new favourite poet!

3 on a YA Theme: Powerfully Poetic Books to Read If You Love THE POET X

Last week, The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo took home the National Book Award in Young People’s Literature, and I ...

Poets for the Terrified

I have a confession to make. For a long time, I didn’t really get poetry. I successfully managed to hide ...

Poetry with a Punch: 15 Provocative Quotes from WHY GOD IS A WOMAN

Had enough of the patriarchy? These15 provocative quotes from WHY GOD IS A WOMAN will bring you closer to your inner warrior goddess.

How to Meet Your Reading Goals by Year’s End

Here are some tips to finish strong on your 2018 reading goals.

Button Poetry Is Now Available On Spotify

If, like me, you love immersing yourself in the world of spoken word and poetry slams, you’ll be glad to ...

13 Steamy Erotic Poems

Searching for the right poem to warm you up? Read this list of 13 of the best erotic poems, from classics to the contemporary.

Times When One Direction Were Actually Renaissance Poets

Pairing One Direction lyrics with quotations from Renaissance-era poetry yields interesting conversation about the nature of love, loss, and a lot of fire.

Get Poetry Every Day with New Podcast From U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith

Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith is launching a daily 5-minute poetry podcast beginning in November. Listen to a trailer episode now!

24 Poems About Family And Its Utterly Unique Bonds

Family sees the best and worst in us. What better art form can we find that examines the complicated nature of family than poems about family?

15 Latinx Poets Who Are Breaking Down Borders

"Latinx writers are doing work that feels important now more than ever, but has been important, beautiful, and necessary always."

20 Friendship Poems To Brighten Your Day

A group of twenty poems about friendship looking at friendship with one another, the world, canines, lost friends, and terrible friends.

Literary Tourism: Oxford, UK

It’s difficult to write about Oxford and literature without it getting cliche. There have already been so many pieces about ...