New Year's resolutions can be easy to make yet difficult to follow. Here's one that's both easy to make and do!
When was the last time that you read a poem? They are good for your mind and your soul. Poetry can lift you up and take you away from the everyday. So, resolve this year to read a new poem every single day!
It's really easy to read a new poem everyday when they are sent to your email and Poets.org offers just that! A new poem each day for your astute perusal delivered right to your inbox. Often times the poems are so good I have to checkout a book by that author!
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There are classics like Emily Dickinson, Walt Whitman, and Robert Frost.
There are contemporary poets like Charles Bukowski, Henry Rollins, and Amiri Baraka.
There are avant-garde poets, foreign poets, and cowboy poets.
Really there are poems about everything! Just spend a little time browsing our collection and you'll find a real gem! Come on in and check out your branch's 811s!