Tag: April poetry month

My Favorite Poem

April has been National Poetry Month. All month Poets.org has provided opportunities and activities to celebrate poetry and poets. I couldn’t let the celebration pass without posting one of my favorite poems about a realio, trulio, little pet… Read More

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Words for Writers – Flaubert

With special thanks to Edie Melson for lovely graphics and her extraordinary grace in sharing her beautiful work.

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A Lizard Poem for National Poetry Month

The Academy of American Poets established April as poetry month in 1996 to encourage people about the pleasure of reading poetry. It’s all explained here. In honor of poetry month, here’s a little story about poetry writing. Years… Read More

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APRIL SHOWERS, MAY FLOWERS and PETRICHOR

We’ve all at one time or another repeated the rhyme, April showers bring May flowers. Most of us are also familiar with the heady smell before a rainfall. Since April is also poetry month,  it’s appropriate that the… Read More

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My choice for April Poetry Month. What’s yours?

April is National Poetry Month. All month Poets.org has provided opportunities and activities to celebrate poetry and poets. I couldn’t let the celebration pass without posting one of my favorite poems about a realio, trulio, little pet dragon… Read More

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