Happy #NationalPoetryMonth #NaPoWriMo #NaPoWriMo2020!
This month I’m going to try to publish >= 1 new poems every day in celebration of National Poetry Month and its lesser-known cousin, National Poetry Writing Month.
Inspired by NaPoWriMo and Twitter ;).
- April 1, 2020: Having a Coke with You, by Frank O’Hara1 <– One of my favorite love poems
- April 2, 2020: [i carry your heart with me(i carry it in], by E.E. Cummings2 <– Another of my favorite love poems
The Collected Poems of Frank O’Hara by Frank O’Hara, copyright © 1971 by Maureen Granville-Smith, Administratrix of the Estate of Frank O’Hara, copyright renewed 1999 by Maureen O’Hara Granville-Smith and Donald Allen. Used by permission of Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. All rights reserved. ↩
“[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in]” Copyright 1952, © 1980, 1991 by the Trustees for the E. E. Cummings Trust, from Complete Poems: 1904-1962 by E. E. Cummings, edited by George J. Firmage. Used by permission of Liveright Publishing Corporation. ↩