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
1601
Rainer Maria Rilke: "In April"
1 min
1602
Fenton Johnson: "The Miracle"
1 min
1603
Carrie Ayagaduk Ojanen: "the pomegranate’s deci...
1 min
1604
Aracelis Girmay: "[When I come home they rush t...
2 min
1605
Allison Pitinii Davis: "The Function of Humor i...
1 min
1606
Ted Mathys: "Fool’s Gold"
1 min
1607
dg nanouk okpik: "When White Hawks Come"
https://poets.org/poem/when-white-hawks-come
0 min
1608
Louise Bogan: "Words for Departure"
2 min
1609
Natalie Diaz: "lake-loop"
4 min
1610
Benjamin Garcia: "Bliss Point or What Can Best ...
2 min
1611
francine j. harris: "Rabbit"
2 min
1612
Erin Belieu: "She Returns to the Water"
3 min
1613
Aaron Coleman: "Another Strange Land: Downpour ...
2 min
1614
Emily Yong: "Gold Mountain"
4 min
1615
Marion Strobel: "Spring Morning"
0 min
1616
Mahogany L. Browne: "The 19th Amendment & My Mama"
4 min
1617
Dan Chiasson: "Bloom (II)"
1 min
1618
Jenny George: "Migration"
0 min
1619
Emily Kendal Frey: "Driving to Work is a Spirit...
1 min
1620
Sherwin Bitsui: "Knives Whistle"
1 min
1621
Mary Jo Bang: "A Miniature"
1 min
1622
Mary Weston Fordham: "For Who?"
1 min
1623
Linda Gregerson: "Interior, 1917"
1 min
1624
Philip Matthews: "The Morning Star"
0 min
1625
Gabrielle Calvocoressi: "Inheritance Cistern Sw...
2 min