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
101
Marilyn Hacker: "Montpeyroux Sonnets"
8 min
102
Jason Allen-Paisant: "And You . . ."
3 min
103
Kyle Carrero Lopez: "Phragmites"
3 min
104
Rickey Laurentiis: "Hermaphrodite"
3 min
105
Gerard Manley Hopkins: "The Habit of Perfection"
4 min
106
Sir Geoffrey Hill: "Genius Loci"
5 min
107
Vievee Francis: "Clarity"
3 min
108
Gregory Pardlo: "Giornata 4"
2 min
109
Tyree Daye: "The Lord's Corner"
2 min
110
R. A. Villanueva: "This dark is the same dark a...
3 min
111
Margo Berdeshevsky: "Somewhere Everywhere"
7 min
112
Vita Sackville-West: From "'The Land' [Shepherd...
6 min
113
A. A. Milne: "Furry Bear"
2 min
114
Malika Booker: "Jesus in the Wilderness"
5 min
115
Marie-Ovide Dorcely: "Sojourner"
3 min
116
Richard Scott: "Peridot"
4 min
117
Amanda Johnston: "Bogeymen"
1 min
118
Adam Wiedewitsch: "If Night You Were a City"
4 min
119
Emily Dickinson: "One Year ago—jots what? (296)"
4 min
120
Wilfred Owen: "Winter Song"
3 min
121
Guest Editor Interview: January 2024 Guest Edit...
15 min
122
Cal Bedient: "Expulsion"
4 min
123
Harryette Mullen: "Weathering Hate"
3 min
124
Lynn Xu: "[Sun-messenger]"
2 min
125
Brenda Hillman: "Porcelain Musician in a Child’...
3 min