When confusion arises, we can instead wonder about the who instead of the what. Who’s the speaker? Does it matter? In persona poems, the voice matters completely.
Split This Rock "celebrates poetry that bears witness to injustice and provokes social change," and here are the must-read voices we heard at their 2018 event!
Rupi Kaur didn't necessarily start a trend and revival of poetry, but it sure feels that way. Here's some more powerful poetry books like milk and honey by Rupi Kaur.
From short mother's day poems to long grandiose prose (and some heart-tuggers in between), we collected the best mother's day poems for you.
April is both "Arab-American Heritage Month" and the US's "National Poetry Month." At the intersection of these two spaces, we find some exceptional writing.
Here are the best 10 poems by Anna Akhmatova. The Russian poet's writing captures the complexity of living when love and politics make it difficult.
Because sometimes you need to read some beautiful poems about life to remind you that yes, life can knock the wind out of you, but these poets know it, too, and they want to remind you that you've got this.