April Book Club: National Poetry Month | Martha Stewart -
The staff at Martha Stewart Living are celebrating National Poetry Month and Poem in Your Pocket Day this month!
Check it out, and spot our Poem in Your Pocket Day books!
Shots from our spring American Poets launch at Berl’s Poetry Shop. Readers (top to bottom): Cathy Linh Che, Saskia Hamilton, and Dan Chiasson. Thanks to everyone who came out despite the cold and rainy weather.
From “Miracles" by Walt Whitman:
"As to me I know of nothing else but miracles"
Today’s new poem is "Etta’s Elegy" by Maureen Seaton.
Today’s new poem is "Singer" by Valzhyna Mort.
Today’s new poem is "The Summer of Reconciliation" by D. Nurkse.
Today’s new poem is "The World Seems…" by Gregory Orr.
Congrats to Vijay Seshadri for winning the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for his collection, 3 Sections (Graywolf Press)
From “Clearances" by Seamus Heaney
"I was all hers as we peeled potatoes"