Carolina author keeps Poetry Month Parade alive

Snip from video 'Back Off', the Crazy Daysies.
Snip from video ‘Back Off’, the Crazy Daysies.

Jayne Jaudon Ferrer is a successful author crossing different genres, but her labor of love is Your Daily Poem. For years, Ferrer sent a poem each day to her list of subscribers at Your Daily Poem. She’s debating options for the listserv, but she decided to keep the tradition of a Poetry Parade during April when National Poetry Month is celebrated.  Continue reading “Carolina author keeps Poetry Month Parade alive”

When was the last time you read a poem?

In the mid-nineties, Americans began to celebrate April as National Poetry Month, courtesy of the Academy of American Poets. The celebration is observed by those who still love what is arguably the most difficult art to do well.

When was the last time you read a poem? Maybe it’s time.  Continue reading “When was the last time you read a poem?”