What Robert Burns Would Have Made of Scottish Independence
September 19, 2014
The poet helped forge Scotland's national identity.
Remembering the Ceasefire
September 17, 2014
I enjoyed being happy. I enjoyed...
Dylan Thomas Is The Quintessential Poet for Adolescence
August 08, 2014
A new biography busts the myths around the Welsh poet
The haunting private thoughts of one of the twentieth century's best known English poets.
It is the rare new book of poetry that is entirely alive, entirely aloft.
June 15, 2014
My first father-...
Robert Frost Was Neither Light Nor Dark
June 13, 2014
He's worth reading because we're both.
Today and Yesterday
June 12, 2014
Charles Wright is the new U.S. Poet Laureate
How to make poetry relevant again.
Ithaca (No Suitors)
May 28, 2014
Sgt. Graham, fresh from Iraq, ...