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
1301
Diana Hamilton: "Trance Essay for Remembering I...
5 min
1302
Lynn Xu: "Untitled Fragment"
1 min
1303
Susan Briante: Excerpt from "Defacing the Monum...
3 min
1304
Kevin Killian: "Free"
1 min
1305
Kay Gabriel: "Like, Comma, Like"
1 min
1306
Daniel Borzutzky: "Written After a Massacre in ...
3 min
1307
Margaret Ross: "Evolution"
4 min
1308
Öykü Tekten: "mountain language"
1 min
1309
Aldrin Valdez: "ars poetica"
2 min
1310
Trace Howard DePass: "[th(e)reat] → siege engine"
2 min
1311
Kerry Carnahan: "[My ancestors are empty words]"
2 min
1312
Juliana Spahr: excerpts from "Will There Be Sin...
10 min
1313
Solmaz Sharif: "He, Too"
0 min
1314
Tatiana Luboviski-Acosta: "[untitled]"
4 min
1315
Joshua Jennifer Espinoza: "Time-lapse Video Of ...
1 min
1316
C. Dale Young: "Melancholia"
3 min
1317
heidi andrea restrepo rhodes: "Flying Down the ...
4 min
1318
José Martí: "Love in the City"
4 min
1319
Louise Glück: "The Red Poppy"
1 min
1320
Javier Zamora: "Nó, Actually, Soy Salvadoreño"
4 min
1321
Oliver Baez Bendorf: "Dysphoria"
2 min
1322
Brenda Cárdenas: "Nuestra Señora de las Iguanas"
2 min
1323
Peggy Robles–Alvarado: "When I Became La Promesa"
4 min
1324
Rafael Campo: "California"
3 min
1325
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz: "Love Opened a Morta...
1 min