Poem-a-Day

Poem-a-Day is the original, daily poetry series featuring new poems by today’s poets. Produced by the Academy of American Poets, this free digital series is made possible by you, our readers and listeners. Theme music by Kat Rejsek. Audio engineering by Thea Matthews. Learn more about Poem-a-Day and, if you can, please consider supporting this series by making a gift at poets.org/give.

Books
276
Sheila Black: "The Earth"
4 min
277
Tala Khanmalek: "Louise"
4 min
278
Ralph James Savarese: "The Bearing Edge"
3 min
279
Raymond Luczak: "Otters"
3 min
280
Pia Täavila-Borsheim: "My Friend, Her Grandson"
3 min
281
Thomas Blacklock: "The Author's Picture"
6 min
282
Anna Williams: "On the Death of Sir Erasmus Phi...
4 min
283
Johnson Cheu: "Wail"
5 min
284
Nathan Spoon: "The Genie Speaks"
3 min
285
DJ Savarese: "The Caseworker Speaks of a Good Fit"
3 min
286
Frank Gallimore: "Parasitoid"
4 min
287
Maija Haavisto: "Ship/Plum"
4 min
288
Mary Toles Peet: "To a Bride"
3 min
289
Isaac Watts: "The Sluggard"
5 min
290
Jill Khoury: "Sleep Hygiene"
3 min
291
Roberto Cabrera: "Oregon State Hospital"
2 min
292
Nazifa Islam: "Stability Is a Feeling"
2 min
293
Simone Person: "Awkwafina Clarifies That She's ...
3 min
294
The Cyborg Jillian Weise: "Snow Globe of Denver"
2 min
295
Annie Charlotte Dalton: "Marie Bashkirtseff Said"
6 min
296
James Nack: "The Music of Beauty"
2 min
297
Brian Koukol: "Necromancy for the Bitter"
3 min
298
Latif Askia Ba: "Douglass Pool"
3 min
299
Kris Ringman: "Oak Skin"
3 min
300
Abiola Haroun: "Identity Voodoo"
3 min