national poetry month

March 29, 2024
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Authors and Books
Salem

Celebrating National Poetry Month with the Thursday Poets

by cns2020
Diverse Voices and Visions As April’s arrival heralds the renewal of spring, it also ushers in the celebration of National Poetry Month, a time dedicated to the profound impact of poetry in capturing the essence of the human experience, inspiring reflection, and provoking thought. In observance of this significant month, we, the Thursday Poets—a Salem, Massachusetts-based collective of professional poets
March 29, 2024
March 16, 2024
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City of Salem

Celebrating Words and Community: Salem Introduces Poet Laureate Program

by cns2020
In a move that underscores the city’s deep-rooted appreciation for arts and culture, Mayor Dominick Pangallo has announced the formation of the Salem Poet Laureate Program. This initiative, a collaboration between the Mayor’s Office and the Salem Public Library, aims to spotlight the profound impact of poetry within the Salem community. As we approach National Poetry Month this April, the
March 16, 2024
April 26, 2023
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The Thursday Poets

An Intercepted Thing: The Epistolary Poem

by kati.creativecollective
An Intercepted Thing: The Epistolary Poem “April is National Poetry Month. What better way to celebrate than with the Thursday Poets! Watch for us every Thursday as we offer poems and insights that help connect us to the community and beyond.”   by Jennifer Martelli  Lately, I’ve been drawn to epistolary poems—poems written as letters. To be even more precise,
April 26, 2023
April 19, 2023
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The Thursday Poets

Out of Silence – The Thursday Poets

by kati.creativecollective
“April is National Poetry Month. What better way to celebrate than with the Thursday Poets! Watch for us every Thursday as we offer poems and insights that help connect us to the community and beyond.” by Elisabeth Weiss Horowitz   Out of Silence   Bob Dylan famously said, “Anything I can sing, I call a song. Anything I can’t sing,
April 19, 2023