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
1551
Zoë Hitzig: "I Looked on My Right Hand and Behe...
2 min
1552
Cedar Sigo: "Struggle Itself"
1 min
1553
Luci Tapahonso: "This Morning"
4 min
1554
Kristina Martino: "All I Can Have are Field Rec...
2 min
1555
Carolina Ebeid: "(disambiguation of miriam)"
1 min
1556
Alexander Posey: "My Hermitage"
2 min
1557
J.P. Grasser: "Letter to My Great, Great Grandc...
2 min
1558
Sy Hoahwah: "Church For the Disliked"
1 min
1559
Tacey M. Atsitty: "River Sonnet"
1 min
1560
Santee Frazier: "Hyperacusis"
1 min
1561
Rita Dove: "Testimony: 1968"
1 min
1562
Ray Young Bear: "In Pine, Arizona"
5 min
1563
"We Two" by H. D.
1 min
1564
Helen Hunt Jackson: "Two"
2 min
1565
Peter Balakian: "Waiting for a Number"
1 min
1566
Patricia Smith: "Now He's an Etching"
1 min
1567
Pamela Uschuk: "Green Flame"
1 min
1568
Naomi Shihab Nye: "On Doubt and Bad Reviews"
1 min
1569
Mei-mei Berssenbrugge: "Wonder"
7 min
1570
Carl Sandburg: "Monotone"
0 min
1571
Effie Waller Smith: "The Rainbow"
0 min
1572
Marilyn Kallet: "Beggar"
0 min
1573
Marilyn Hacker: "Ghazal !يا لطيف (Ya Lateef!)"
1 min
1574
Kimberly Blaeser: "The Way We Love Something Sm...
0 min
1575
Katie Condon: "Big with Dawn"
1 min