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
451
Edna K. Saloomey: "My Lebanon"
3 min
452
Carl Phillips: "Western Edge"
2 min
453
Dana Levin: "Dream Nest"
2 min
454
Molly McCully Brown: "Virginia, Autumn"
3 min
455
Dorianne Laux: "I Dare You"
4 min
456
Victoria Chang: "Grass, 1967"
3 min
457
Kahlil Gibran: "Youth and Age"
6 min
458
Guest Editor Interview: April 2023 Guest Editor...
10 min
459
al-Khansāʾ: "[When night draws on, remembering ...
3 min
460
Danez Smith: "anti poetica"
3 min
461
Jane Huffman: "On Moving"
2 min
462
Lisa Olstein: "Horse"
2 min
463
Dana Roeser: "Mouth"
3 min
464
Virginia Konchan: "Ubi Sunt"
3 min
465
Toru Dutt: "Our Casuarina Tree"
5 min
466
Alice Meynell: "To a Daisy"
3 min
467
Gail Wronsky: "The Moon Is in Labor"
2 min
468
Regan Good: "A Monstrous Catalpa Tree Grows fro...
4 min
469
Onyedikachi Chinedu: "Snail-Picking"
4 min
470
Lisa Fay Coutley: "Holocene Sonnet"
3 min
471
Allison Benis White: "Description of Symptoms"
3 min
472
Jessie Redmon Fauset: "Rain Fugue"
4 min
473
Laura Riding Jackson: "Prisms"
4 min
474
Christian Gullette: "Palm Springs"
3 min
475
Richie Hofmann: "Lamb"
3 min