THE NATIONAL BOOK FOUNDATION CELEBRATES NATIONAL
POETRY MONTH 2015
In 1996, the Academy of American Poets established April as National Poetry Month, a celebration of poetry’s vibrancy and vitality. Here's how you can celebrate National Poetry Month with our collection of ten poems from the 2014 National Book Award honored poetry collections.
Click on the poem title to read each poem.
Use the hashtags #shareapoem and #npm15 to share your favorites on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and Pinterest.
Download and print a poem for Poem in Your Pocket Day on April 30.