poetry

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 8:45am

The first Thursday of each month, The Common showcases an audio recording of a poem from our print issue archive, read by the author.  This month, Maria Terrone reads "Ferdinandea," originally published in Issue 01.

One of several names given to a ghost island that appeared in July 1831

Multiple Authors
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Friday, March 21, 2014 - 8:45am

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 8:45am

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

The first Thursday of each month, The Common showcases an audio recording of a poem from our print issue archive, read by the author.  This month, Cody Walker reads "Cradle Song," originally published in Issue 02.

Multiple Authors

Friday, February 21, 2014 - 9:45am

This month The Common welcomes aboard four poets new to our pages: Maceo J. Whitaker, Claire Eder, Thomas March, and Jonathan Gerhardson. Two of these fine younger poets, Gerhardson and Whitaker, are being published for the first time. At The Common, we’re looking forward to more work by all four of them. Stay tuned.

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 8:01am

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

The first Thursday of each month, The Common showcases an audio recording of a poem from our print issue archive, read by the author.  This month, Corinna McClanahan Schroeder reads "Miss Ohio Teaches You To Drive," originally published in Issue 02.

Photo by Flickr Creative Commons user Berit Watkin

Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 10:45am

(translated from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones)

Photo by Flickr Creative Commons user Berit Watkin

 

SWEDEN

WINTER LIGHT

CITY

[A priest from Kalmar...]

 

Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 8:45am

Each month, The Common showcases an audio recording of a poem from our print issue archive, read by the author.  In the first of these features in 2014 Don Share reads "Wishbone," originally published in Issue 01.

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Friday, December 20, 2013 - 4:14pm

Celebrate the year’s end with work by powerful younger poets new to our pages: R. A. Villanueva, James Byrne, and Nathaniel Bellows

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 9:25am

Image of Emily Dickinson and Robert Frost "Poetic Dialogue" silhouettes courtesy of Philip Chapman-Bell on Flickr Creative Commons.

The first Thursday of each month, The Common showcases an audio recording of a poem from our print issue archive, read by the author.  This month, Peggy O'Brien reads "Recidivists," a section of her longer poem "Monhegan," originally published in Issue 05.

Multiple Authors
Photo by Flickr Creative Commons user Jesper Hauge

Friday, November 15, 2013 - 8:45am

For this month's poetry feature, we are publishing a collection of seven new poems by four The Common contributors.

Photo by Flickr Creative Commons user Jesper Hauge

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