Tag Poetry and Poets

Poem: The Price of History

BY JEFFREY MCDANIEL AND REGINALD DWAYNE BETTS This poem is a primer on how there are moments in history that ruin us all. Published: May 13, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT Magazine Read more: www.nytimes.com

Poem: New Year’s Eve

BY TOMÁS Q. MORÍN AND REGINALD DWAYNE BETTS Maps that convince you that we are in a sea of anything but too much suffering are only worthwhile if they inspire a poem. Published: May 6, 2021 at 11:00AM from NYT…

Poem: Impossible Friendships

Adam Zagajewski, a poet of immigrants and exile, remains with us in verse. . via NYT Magazine www.nytimes.com

Poem: Ode to the Maggot

A Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, Komunyakaa has mastered the ability to turn the mundane into memorable.. via NYT Magazine www.nytimes.com