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What’s your favorite poem?

What poems run around in the chambers of your mind? Have you memorized any poems? Are there any poems that make your heart sing? Please share your favorite poem, or poems, below in the Comment box.   Posted with Blogsy

Favorite Poem Project

Favorite Poem Project

Speaking of favorite poems, do you know about The Favorite Poem Project? Robert Pinsky, the 39th Poet Laureate of the United States, founded the Favorite Poem Project shortly after the Library of Congress appointed him to the post in 1997. During the one-year open call for submissions, 18,000 Americans wrote to the project volunteering to […]

Mary Karr

My Favorite Poems—II

CONTEMPORARY, MOSTLY I am posting a second set of my favorite poems which derive from another source, i.e., not just off the top of my head, but from my annual selection of my favorite poems. I read a lot of poetry each year, from: The Writer’s Almanac Poetry Daily Panhala Best American Poetry and various […]