Poetry for Children
About finding and sharing poetry with young people
Wednesday, April 08, 2020
"Thankful" by Traci Sorell
Here's another mini movie created by Brittnee D. featuring the poem "Thankful" by Traci Sorell from Great Morning: Poems fo...
Tuesday, April 07, 2020
Guest post: Vikram Madan
Vikram Madan is an up-and-coming poet with a new book out this spring: A Hatful of Dragons. Vikram was born in India and lives in Seattle,...
Monday, April 06, 2020
"School Bake Sale" by Elaine Magliaro
Here's another mini movie created by Emily C. featuring the poem "School Bake Sale" by Elaine Magliaro from Great Morning: ...
Sunday, April 05, 2020
"Make a Joyful Noise" by B J Lee
Here's another mini movie created by Kathleen C. featuring the poem "Make a Joyful Noise" by B J Lee from The Poetry Friday...
Saturday, April 04, 2020
"How to Make a Friend" by Jane Heitman Healy
Here's another mini movie created by Alex A. featuring the poem "How to Make a Friend" by Jane Heitman Healy from The Poetr...
Friday, April 03, 2020
Guest post: Nikki Grimes
Photo credit: Aaron Lemen I'm so happy to share my blog space with another poet for a guest post! The award-winning poet Nikki Grim...
Thursday, April 02, 2020
"In the Life of a Substitute" by Lydia Breiseth
Here's another mini movie created by Elaine A. featuring the poem "In the Life of a Substitute" by Lydia Breiseth from Great...
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
"Bilingual/Bilingüe" by Alma Flor Ada
For Poetry Month this year, I'm featuring a variety of things, including guest posts for new, forthcoming poetry books and mini movies...
Friday, March 20, 2020
TLA Virtual Poetry Round Up
As you probably know, the annual conference of the Texas Library Association was cancelled --like so many other events-- due to the coronavi...
Sunday, March 15, 2020
Poetry Awards Catch-up 2020
Three major poetry awards announced the winners in the last month, so it's time to catch up and corral that info. I was lucky enough to ...
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