Brooklynn Leonhardt

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Poem of the week: Łódź by Sujata Bhatt

This meditation on horror and healing, set in a Jewish cemetery that was part of the Łódź Ghetto, achieves a tentative blessing<p>Sujata Bhatt's newly published Collected Poems explores, with remarkable consistency of voice and style, a lifetime of rich, diverse cultural experience. Born in Ahmedabad …

The Silver Star

• <b>Author:</b> Jeannette Walls<p>From the #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>The Glass Castle,</i> Jeannette Walls’ gripping new novel that "transports us with her powerful storytelling...She contemplates the extraordinary bravery needed to confront real-life demons in a world where the hardest thing to do …

Poem of the week: The Faerie Queene, Canto XI, Book One, by Edmund Spenser

A fearsome closeup of the dragon facing down the Redcrosse knight makes full use of Spenser's nine-line stanza form<p>This week we're looking at stanzas X-XV from Canto XI, Book One, of Edmund Spenser's vast allegorical poem The Faerie Queene. In fact, Spenser published a little over half of his …

Sylvia Plath, “Tulips” … reading & poem

Sylvia Plath reads “Tulips”<p>Tulips<p>The tulips are too excitable, it is winter here.<br>Look how white everything is, how quiet, how snowed-in<br>I am learning …

Rationale of Night and Day

<b>Rationale of Night and Day</b><p>Night,<br>Night! <br>belongs <br>in the choke<br>hold of transparent<br>reason, said no Lover who loved,<p>nor<br>the<br>Poets<br>who swallowed<br>the Earth, and …

Charles Darwin Condensed

Chris Abani: International Poets in Conversation