Poetry Lovers, Virtual Words 

Inspired by April—National Poetry Month—we offer a few links to feed those hungry for verses of all kinds. So you know: these links lead to more. Don’t get lost…or do!

–reading and exploring

Poem-a-Day | Academy of American Poets
                            & National Poetry Month

Poem of the Day | Poetry Foundation

–listen, hear

The Slowdown
five minutes of poetry every weekday…plus archives!

Commonplace: Conversations with Poets (and Other People)
“A series of intimate and captivating interviews by Rachel Zucker with poets and artists about quotidian objects, experiences or obsessions.”

From the Fishhouse ♦ an audio archive of emerging poets
“Founded in 2004 by Matt O’Donnell and Camille Dungy, From the Fishouse is a non-profit that promotes the oral tradition of poetry. Our free online audio archive showcases emerging poets… reading their own poems, as well as answering questions about poetry and the writing process.”