A Malayan poetic structure, the pantoum, ties this poem more closely to speech than to letters.
Using the truth in an ancient myth to turn our perspective right side up.
A short poem painting the image of a man casually waving at fading stars.
A striking retelling of a disturbing news story.
A Spanish poem (with its English translation) about jealousy and longing, by teenage writer Katherine Sycamore.
A powerful and moving image of our wishes and the reality of the world.
A Spanish poem (with its English translation) of sadness, hope, and undying love.
Language presents opportunities for play, in a deeply gratifying way.
Deep, affectionate adoration isn’t stagnant; it bears fruit.
Some poems have tone, and some, like this one, have attitude. Reflections on the drag of the past.