Poetry is a language of emotions, ones that transcend borders and cultures. It is a means of expressing the most profound human experiences and feelings. While some poets write directly in English, many remarkable voices are found in languages worldwide.
Poetry anthologies are an excellent way to discover new poets and explore the diverse landscape of contemporary poetry. To help you get your hands on your next favorite book, we’ve gathered a selection of poetry anthologies that offer something for
If you’re an avid reader, you likely have dozens of read and re-read books on your shelf. Although some might be staples you’re unwilling to part with, you probably own at least a few books you’re ready to donate. Make
Racism, absurdity, and fantasy converge in this staggering new poetry collection from Monica Youn. Published March 7, 2023, From From is Youn’s fourth collection. Among a number of accolades for her writing, the lawyer-turned-poet was a finalist for the 2010
Mother’s Day is right around the corner, setting the stage for a time of celebration and reflection. Poetry can play an integral role in your celebrations this year, whether you plan to gift a collection to a mother figure in
Minneapolis is home to an impressive literary scene, spanning libraries, bookstores, and events to boot. Many independent publishers, writers, and avid readers call the city home, partly thanks to its top-ranking MFA program. Whether you live in Minneapolis or are
You may be familiar with attachment style theory, or maybe you’ve just heard the terms “anxious attachment” and “avoidant attachment” floating around. To put it simply, attachment styles describe how our relationships with our primary caregiver(s) have shaped our emotional
With the holiday season approaching, you may be wondering what presents to give (or to ask for yourself). If you’re shopping for someone with a passion for poetry—or if you’re a poet with an empty wishlist—let this roundup point you