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
1451
William Saphier: "Childhood Memories"
1 min
1452
E. Pauline Johnson: "Through Time and Bitter Di...
1 min
1453
Sun Yung Shin: "A History of Domestication"
1 min
1454
Shane McCrae: "What Sadness Anywhere Is Sadness"
0 min
1455
Eduardo C. Corral: "To Francisco X. Alarcón (1...
1 min
1456
Asiya Wadud: "attention as a form of ethics [ex...
1 min
1457
Claire Wahmanholm: "Poem with No Children In It"
1 min
1458
James Oppenheim: "Self"
2 min
1459
Lucretia Maria Davidson: "Twilight"
1 min
1460
Craig Santos Perez: "ars pasifika"
0 min
1461
Garous Abdolmalekian: "The Ruins of Bam"
1 min
1462
Franny Choi: "Hangul Abecedarian"
0 min
1463
Gregory Pardlo: From "Giornata: On Faith"
0 min
1464
John Yau: "A Painter’s Thoughts"
2 min
1465
Bertrand N. O. Walker: "An Indian Love Song"
1 min
1466
Paul Laurence Dunbar: "Yesterday and To-morrow"
1 min
1467
Laura Kasischke: "Prayer"
1 min
1468
Lidija Dimkovska: "Journey"
5 min
1469
Marilyn Chin: "Sage #3"
1 min
1470
Martha Collins: "Again Later"
0 min
1471
Paisley Rekdal: "有 識: Have Knowledge"
1 min
1472
W. B. Yeats: "VI—The Stare’s Nest By My Window"
1 min
1473
Dante Di Stefano: "My Eighteen-Month-Old Daught...
2 min
1474
Rae Armantrout: "On Growth"
0 min
1475
Rosa Alcalá: "You Rode a Loop"
2 min