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"Dust if you must, but the world's out there, with the Sun in your eyes, the wind in your hair, a flutter of snow, a shower of rain. This day will not come around again" -Rose Milligan

"Dust if you must, but the world's out there, with the Sun in your eyes, the wind in your hair, a flutter of snow, a shower of rain. This day will not come around again" -Rose Milligan

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Szymborska’s poems are mostly short, and her output was not voluminous—only around 400 published poems. And yet, she is one of the few contemporary poets you can call beloved and not have it be a condescension or an insult

Szymborska’s poems are mostly short, and her output was not voluminous—only around 400 published poems. And yet, she is one of the few contemporary poets you can call beloved and not have it be a condescension or an insult

All There is to Know About Adolph Eichmann  http://readalittlepoetry.wordpress.com/2005/12/05/all-there-is-to-know-about-adolph-eichmann-by-leonard-cohen/ -Leonard Cohen

All There is to Know About Adolph Eichmann http://readalittlepoetry.wordpress.com/2005/12/05/all-there-is-to-know-about-adolph-eichmann-by-leonard-cohen/ -Leonard Cohen

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'Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself' is an illustrated edition of Walt Whitman's iconic poem. The entire 256-page book is drawn by hand by Allen Crawford. Published by Tin House Books

'Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself' is an illustrated edition of Walt Whitman's iconic poem. The entire 256-page book is drawn by hand by Allen Crawford. Published by Tin House Books

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toobaa:    Write bad things that are done to you in sand, but write the good things that happen to you on a piece of marble.—- Arabian Proverb

toobaa: Write bad things that are done to you in sand, but write the good things that happen to you on a piece of marble.—- Arabian Proverb

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Poem in Your Pocket for Young Poets by Inc. Academy of American Poets. Save 22 Off!. $10.06. Publisher: Amulet Books (March 1, 2011). 232 pages. Publication: March 1, 2011

Poem in Your Pocket for Young Poets by Inc. Academy of American Poets. Save 22 Off!. $10.06. Publisher: Amulet Books (March 1, 2011). 232 pages. Publication: March 1, 2011

Intersting.The first known African American to publish literature, he was a lifelong slave of the Lloyd family on Long Island. He was a servant who was a clerk in the family business, a farmhand, and an artisan. He was allowed to attend school and was a devout Christian, as were the Lloyds. His first published poem was written on Christmas Day, 1760.

Intersting.The first known African American to publish literature, he was a lifelong slave of the Lloyd family on Long Island. He was a servant who was a clerk in the family business, a farmhand, and an artisan. He was allowed to attend school and was a devout Christian, as were the Lloyds. His first published poem was written on Christmas Day, 1760.

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Poetry Lesson... This would be a GREAT way for students to display a poem they have written - these would be beautiful hung on a poet-tree!

Poetry Lesson... This would be a GREAT way for students to display a poem they have written - these would be beautiful hung on a poet-tree!

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