Poetry for Life

From love poems to stories of grief, discover the harmony of classic prose and new voices. Express the world who you are as a poet, a dreamer, a creator.
Celebrate the creative lifestyle of wordsmithing your life experience into verse. Poetry has long been a way for people to express their deepest emotions and thoughts. From love poems to explorations of modern culture, each carefully crafted line has the power to connect us to our innermost selves and the world around us. For lovers of poetry, there is nothing quite like the feeling of discovering a new voice or connecting with a classic piece of prose.

Short Stories Written by Poets

Short Stories Written by Poets Poets & Authors ; Authors & Poets Creative writing will always be known as flourish in the poetry community. The beautiful way words can be read, written or spoken helps craft meaning and emotion. Using those talents as a poet to expand to short stories can lead to a masterpiece. These short stories written by poets allow us to enjoy their passion and creativity in another format. Valued yet somehow under appreciated, these collections should be on everyone’s TBR. After you finish that poetry collection you are currently reading, take one of these for a go. Venturing out to new things is half the fun of being an artistic person is it not?! 5 Collections Poetry Lovers Should Read: Coexistence: Stories by Billy-Ray Belcourt A grieving mother calls out to her faraway son. A student forgoes the lurid appeal of dating apps in exchange for a painter’s love. The anonymous voices of queer native men converge amid violent eroticism. A man just out of prison balances the uneasy weight of family and freedom, while a professor returns home to conduct research only to be haunted by a dark specter. The stories and voices in Billy-Ray