We're celebrating at Literary Mama!
Five fresh poems contemplate the writer's life, from creating our own language, watching our children make their mark, to reimagining a poetic (and cultural) icon.
This group speaks to my heart; I am always partial to writing about writing.
Alphabet for the Stay-at-Home Parent
by Jennifer O'Grady
The body's deepest structure, dancing
by Crystal Ellefsen
by Linda Parsons Marion
by Lesley Jenike
Sylvia Plath's Last Motherly Acts
by Heather Kirn Lanier
For more poetic inspiration, Literary Mama's editors (including me!) recommend books of poetry in April's Essential Reading. Happy Poetry Month!