Whether you’re a lifelong poetry reader or are looking for your first collection to pick up, we’ve got something for you! Our writers cover new poetry, the best poetry for every reader, and more.

9 Dark Novels in Verse

Verse novels combine a compelling story with stark and intricately spun poetry. There’s one for you in this list of dark novels in verse.

How Poetry Made My Corporate Job Awesome

After finishing grad school and stepping back into Corporate America, I was dreading it. But it was poetry that made the transition easy.

United States of Poetry: An Overview of Poet Laureates in the U.S.

Get to know the history of Poet Laureates throughout the US, including what states have such a position and more.

A Guide to Japanese Poetry Forms

We've all heard of haiku, but that's far from the only Japanese poetry form. It's one in a long line fantastic poetic forms.

Scary Poems to Read in the Dark

Let this collection of scary, creepy poems for adults and kids get you in the mood for a frightfully good October.

Most Famous Poems: 20 of the Best

Ready to dive into some great poems? These are the most famous poems to get started with, from classics to modern poetry.

Digital Escapes for Readers & Writers: 20 Must-Read Online Literary Journals

Whether you're a reader looking for new fiction or a writer seeking community, online literary journals have so much to offer.

What I Learned From The Sealey Challenge

Even though it began in 2017, this year was the first I'd heard of The Sealey Challenge. So what did I learn from The Sealey Challenge?

Epic Listens: 9 Works of Epic Poetry on Audio

Immerse yourself in these epic poetry audiobooks, from ancient classics to contemporary twists and modern takes.

8 Poetry Collections From 2021 to Read Right Now

We have your 2021-released poetry collections that are visceral and emotional, over multiple topics, and all collections you need to read.