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
76
Matthew Arnold: "A Southern Night"
7 min
77
Keetje Kuipers: "Emesis"
3 min
78
Tyler Mills: "ectopic"
3 min
79
Avni Vyas: "After Bob Across the Street Fires H...
2 min
80
Preeti Vangani: "One Cup of Chai"
3 min
81
Keith Leonard: "Abecedarian on the Good Father"
3 min
82
James Russell Lowell: "To the Dandelion"
6 min
83
Emma Lazarus : From “An Epistle”
6 min
84
Diannely Antigua: "Blessing the Baby"
3 min
85
Hayes Davis: “‘Thhhat was great’”
2 min
86
Guest Editor Interview: March 2024 Guest Editor...
12 min
87
Jacqueline Allen Trimble: "Walking Beside the C...
4 min
88
Allison Joseph: "Incognito Grief: A Blues"
2 min
89
Teri Ellen Cross Davis: "Migraines have their say"
3 min
90
Joseph Seamon Cotter Jr.: "Sonnet"
3 min
91
Leslie Pinckney Hill: "The Black Man’s Bit"
5 min
92
jessica Care moore: "Wild Beauty"
4 min
93
Alexis Pauline Gumbs: "oriño ka-n-an manbo emalé"
3 min
94
Roberto Carlos Garcia: "From 'Tempest'”
3 min
95
Tracy K. Smith: "Everybody’s Autobiography"
2 min
96
Tony Medina: "Seven Steps to Heaven Haiku"
3 min
97
Georgia Douglas Johnson: "The Octoroon"
3 min
98
Julius C. Wright: "Going to the Picnic"
4 min
99
Niki Herd: "From 'The Stuff of Hollywood'”
2 min
100
Rain Prud’homme-Cranford: "Gills"
4 min