In this episode, meet poets Robin Coste Lewis, author of Voyage of the Sable Venus, Phillip B. Williams, author of Mutiny, and Elisabet Velasquez, author of When We Make It. Step into the recording booth and learn how these authorsâ€™ books of poetry and a novel-in-verse came to be. READ MORE
In this episode, meet poet Adrian Matejka, author of Somebody Else Sold the World, artist Pik-Shuen Fung, author of Ghost Forest, and writer David Searcy, author of The Tiny Bee That Hovers at the Center of the World. READ MORE
April is National Poetry Month! We’re celebrating poets and their craft with audiobooks-in-verse and poetry collections that beautifully capture feelings about identity, love, and growth. Budding young wordsmiths, prepare to be inspired: READ MORE
Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth, Warsan Shireâ€™s debut poetry collection, deals mightily in contradictions. READ MORE
National Poetry Month was first celebrated in 1996. Since then, April has been a month to absorb, share, and celebrate poets and their words. Begin your month of poetry with one of these lyrical, diverse audiobooks: READ MORE
Photographer Tyler Knott Gregson stumbled upon a vintage Remington typewriter for sale. Standing up and using a page from a broken book he was buying for $2, he typed a poem without thinking, without planning, and without the ability to revise anything.Â Three years and almost one thousand poems later, Tyler is now known as the creator of the Typewriter Series: a striking collection of poems typed onto found scraps of paper or created via blackout method. Listen to him read oneÂ of his poems from his book, Chasers of the Light.