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JUST A REMINDER: Tomorrow is "A Poem In Your Pocket Day"

As part of our celebrations of interNational Poetry Month at The Bardo Group blog we are sponsoring an event in unofficial concert with the American Academy of Poets. 122 more words


Faith in the storm...

(The Gale by Winslow Homer)

Faith cannot be unanswered.
Her feet were firmly planted on the Rock;
Amid the wildest storms she stands undaunted,
Nor quails before the loudest thunder shock. 46 more words

NPM: "Why so pale and wan fond lover?" by Sir John Suckling

It’s Saturday, so not many of you are going to see today’s poem, but in high school this was one of my favorites. It’s one of only two or three in the world that I have memorized. 131 more words


NPM: "In Michael Robins's class minus one" by Bob Hicok

I love this poem. I LOVE this poem. I can’t possibly tell you how much I LOVE THIS POEM. I love this poem. Bob Hicok was my favorite living poet for a while. 274 more words


Rumi/ How We Move in Grace

Doing prayer and meditation at a particular time,

fasting, and going on pilgrimage

are outward statements of inner intention.

Giving to charity and giving up jealousy… 486 more words


I Will Not Doubt...

I will not doubt though all my ships at sea
Come drifting home with broken masts and sails,
I shall believe the Hand which never fails, 199 more words

Count Your Secrets


GIVE me your anathema.
Speak new damnations on my head.
The evening mist in the hills is soft.
The boulders on the road say communion. 69 more words