Poetry Tuesday

Sometimes I share my own poetry. Sometimes I talk about poems I love and pick them apart so that I can put them back together like a puzzle. Sometimes I’ll show how poetry remains relevant in today’s world where everything has to be fast. The wonderful thing about poetry is that invites us to sit back and think, if only for a short while.

People’s poems (newest to oldest)

“Astronomy” by Zachary Riddle June 16, 2015

“The Portrait” by Stanley Kunitz June 11, 2015

Sonnet by Edna St. Vincent Millay May 12, 2015

Pluviophiles and “Rain Travel” April 7, 2015

“Vermeer” by Howard Nemerov March 31, 2015

The British Museum Reading Room March 24, 2015

Poetry Tuesday with Audre Lorde Feb. 24, 2015

Emily D. Speaks to Me (Part 2) Feb. 10, 2015

“The Road Not Taken” by Mr. Frost Feb. 10, 2015

Emily D. Speaks to Me Feb. 3, 2015

“Much Madness is divinest Sense” by E.D. Jan. 27, 2015

TED Talks – Prison Poetry Jan. 20, 2015

“Late Love” by Jackie Kay Jan. 13, 2015

“Fog” by Carl Sandburg Dec. 30, 2014

“The Lull” by Molly Peacock Dec. 23, 2014

Emily Dickinson – Poem #732 (“She rose to His Requirement”) Oct. 3, 2012

 

rain and coffee

My own poetry over the years…

 

Mathematical Poetry Feb. 17, 2015

“Not a Luck Wearer” Jan. 6, 2015

“Boylston Street” (Boston marathon) April 23, 2013

“Snapshot” (Boston marathon) April 17, 2013

“The Toy” (dedicated to the Steuben rape victim) March 20, 2013

“Coffee Smoke” March 17, 2013

“A Girl’s Dream: This Town” June 29, 2012

 

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