THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: September 29, 2018

“Grandchildren restore our zest for life and our faith in humanity.” Anon In the midst of turmoil, our Mother Earth besieged by bloody conflict, in a world beleaguered by well healed negligence, humanity is laced with latent evil … its one great flaw. Children are dying We are dying with you. I am crying for you. Yet, whilst this goes on, you walk the woods, harvesting your pine cones and put them… Read More

  “Poetry. It’s better than war!”Michael Rothenberg, cofounder of 100,000 Poets (and friends) for Change Introduction for grownups This year, 100,000 Poets for Change promoted its newest initiative, Read a Poem to a Child! Poets all over the world have visited schools, community centers, libraries, and living rooms to read poetry to children. As a supplement to this amazing sharing of poetry (and stories, music, art), I am sharing this updated and… Read More