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Poem-a-Day
Volume: 2017.04 | Year: 2017

Table of Contents:

Kaveh Akbar
The Perfect Poem

Sophie Cabot Black
As to Why We Will Not Stop (Making the Hats)

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Sonnet VI

Joseph Seamon Cotter
A Prayer

Toi Derricotte
A Place in the Country

Alice Dunbar-Nelson
If I Had Known

Angie Estes
Beautiful Thinking

Carmen Gimenez-Smith
from Post Identity

H. D.
Sheltered Garden

Saskia Hamilton
This Hour

Thomas Hardy
"In Vision I Roamed"

Terrance Hayes
American Sonnet for My Past and Future Assassin

George Herbert
Nature

Helen Hoyt
In the Next Yard

Dorothea Lasky
Promised Years

Robin Coste Lewis
Self-Portrait as the Bootblack in Daguerre's Boulevard du Temple

Nate Marshall
the valley of its making

Adrian Matejka
Soave Sia Il Vento

Matthew Olzmann
Letter to Someone Living Fifty Years from Now

Carl Phillips
Dirt Being Dirt

Kevin Pilkington
Pomegranate

Ali Power
My Friends

Camille Rankine
Aubade

Erika L. Sanchez
Saudade

Marcus Wicker
Close Encounters

William Carlos Williams
The Fool's Song

Mark Wunderlich
The God of Nothingness

Mark Yakitch
Things Said To Be Ineffable

Poets of Interest in this issue:

Kaveh Akbar
The Perfect Poem

 

Sophie Cabot Black
As to Why We Will Not Stop (Making the Hats)

 

Angie Estes
Beautiful Thinking

 

Carmen Gimenez-Smith
from Post Identity

 

Terrance Hayes
American Sonnet for My Past and Future Assassin

 

Dorothea Lasky
Promised Years

 

Robin Coste Lewis
Self-Portrait as the Bootblack in Daguerre's Boulevard du Temple

 

Adrian Matejka
Soave Sia Il Vento

 

Carl Phillips
Dirt Being Dirt

 

Ali Power
My Friends

 

Erika L. Sanchez
Saudade

 

William Carlos Williams
The Fool's Song