national poetry month kidlitosphere events

Looking for some cool ways to celebrate National Poetry Month during April? Check out Poets.org for all kinds of great resources for teachers, students, librarians and poetry lovers of all ages. This year, the Academy of American Poets is celebrating the role that correspondence has played in poets’ development and writing lives. In the spirit of … Continue reading national poetry month kidlitosphere events

national poetry month kidlitosphere events

Looking for some cool ways to celebrate National Poetry Month during April? Check out Poets.org for all kinds of great resources for teachers, students, librarians and poetry lovers of all ages. There’s a Spring Book List, information about Poem in Your Pocket Day (April 26th),  “30 Ways to Celebrate Poetry Month,” and a Calendar of … Continue reading national poetry month kidlitosphere events

april 2011 poetry month potluck: starters and a giveaway!

#1 in the Poetry Potluck Series, celebrating National Poetry Month 2011. “Any healthy man can go without food for two days, but not without poetry.” ~ Charles Baudelaire, French poet (1821-1867)   Waiter, waiter! There’s a poet in my soup! Actually, there are 19 poets in my soup! And you know what? I don’t mind one little bit, … Continue reading april 2011 poetry month potluck: starters and a giveaway!

april 2010 poetry month potluck: starters and a giveaway

#1 in the Poetry Potluck Series, celebrating National Poetry Month 2010.  This is just to say, photo by Morgan Rowe.                Happy April and Welcome to the Alphabet Soup Poetry Potluck! I’ve set the table, chilled the wine, hired a string quartet (don’t worry, some jazz musicians will be joining us later), and am ready to enjoy … Continue reading april 2010 poetry month potluck: starters and a giveaway