Host Ada Limón delivers a different way to see the world – through poetry. In just one turn of phrase, poetry can anchor us, or shift a moment, a day, or even a whole life. Join us for a poem and a moment of reflection in one short episode, every weekday. Produced by American Public Media in partnership with The Poetry Foundation.
557: from A Year
Today's poem is from A Year by Jos Charles.
556: Our Land
Today's poem is Our Land by Langston Hughes.
555: Private Property
Today's poem is Private Property by Analicia Sotelo.
554: Sonoran Desert Poem
Today's poem is Sonoran Desert Poem by Jake Skeets.
553: Daylight Saving, Age 5
Today's poem is Daylight Saving, Age 5 by James Crews.
552: Hammond B3 Organ Cistern
Today's poem is Hammond B3 Organ Cistern by Gabrielle Calvocoressi.
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