Posted on 02/15/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

New Zealanders and poetry fans worldwide have been stunned to read a letter from one of the country’s great poets...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 01/27/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Words can hurt, but they can also heal. That’s why poet Deborah Alma is opening a “poetry pharmacy” in...

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Posted on 01/17/2019 at 10:35 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mary Oliver died today at age eighty-three. The cause of death was lymphoma, according to th...

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Tagged As: Obituary, Poetry

Posted on 01/05/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Imagine hopping on a subway, expecting the normal boring ride, and finding yourself in the midst of a poetry reading. Th...

Tagged As: Literary Hub, Poetry

Posted on 01/03/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This morning, we were full of others’ praise for poetry. This afternoon, we have something for those less enthrall...

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Posted on 01/03/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If your resolution was to read more poetry, you’re in luck. And if it wasn’t, NPR’s poetry reviewer&nb...

Posted on 12/27/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

On this day in 1891, the New York Times reported that beloved poet Walt Whitman was expected to live only a few more hou...

Posted on 12/26/2018 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As cat lovers, we were dying to share this poem about a legendary Icelandic winter feline on Christmas. But this is no l...

Tagged As: Poetry, Pop culture

Posted on 12/06/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A poet’s debut collection won’t be released after several colleagues accused her of stealing from others&rsq...

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Tagged As: Poetry, Scandal, The Guardian

Posted on 12/05/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Poetry aficionados and/or those frequently called upon to reject admirers gently will want to take note of an upcoming a...

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