In wake of Random Acts of Kindness Day, we are reminded to spread love and compassion to those around us. Enjoy the echoing celebrations of this day dedicated to caring for others by taking in the timeless words of poets

Book bans have persisted throughout history, with poetry collections among the most frequently challenged titles. From Sappho to Allen Ginsberg, poets who realistically depict queerness, sexuality, grief, violence, and other urgent issues and experiences have faced backlash and censorship.  Though banning