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
1101
Leonie Adams: "Midsummer"
2 min
1102
Jasmine Reid: "where all, we flowers"
3 min
1103
Roya Marsh: "Rememory"
2 min
1104
Sheila Maldonado: "window on my part-time emplo...
4 min
1105
Dawn Lundy Martin: from "The Laceration"
3 min
1106
Randall Horton: "preface to a traffic stop: sound"
2 min
1107
Lola Ridge: "Wind Rising in the Alleys"
2 min
1108
Joshua Henry Jones, Jr.: "In Summer Twilight"
1 min
1109
S*an D. Henry Smith: "Remedies I"
3 min
1110
Duriel E. Harris: "What he thought belly down, ...
4 min
1111
Camonghne Felix: "Born. Living. Will. Die."
2 min
1112
Karla Cordero: "Everything Needs Fixing"
4 min
1113
Wo Chan: "the shoes"
4 min
1114
Carl Sandburg: "Good Night"
2 min
1115
Henrietta Cordelia Ray: "July"
1 min
1116
Samiya Bashir: "i traveled the world. it was fi...
3 min
1117
Guest Editor Interview: July Guest Editor R. Er...
26 min
1118
George Abraham: "Searching for a Palestinian Ne...
6 min
1119
dee(dee) c. ardan: "freedom terrors"
8 min
1120
Precious Okoyomon: "The animal that is most vul...
2 min
1121
Tian-Ai: "Aspiration"
3 min
1122
Paul Laurence Dunbar: "With the Lark"
2 min
1123
Angelina Weld Grimké: "Little Grey Dreams"
2 min
1124
Rachel B. Glaser: "As dogs"
2 min
1125
Noah Baldino: "Felt Flowers"
5 min