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Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman is hailed as one of the greatest American poets. I’ve wanted to read Leaves of Grass for many years, and finally got around to it, only to be disappointed. I don’t know what to say other than this isn’t my style of poetry. It feels like one long stream-of-conscious thought without any kind […]

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A Haiku Challenge

Robin, the host of the Read 52 Books in 52 Weeks challenge that I am participating in, has challenged everyone to write a poem since April is National Poetry Month. I may write a full poem later in the week, not sure yet, but I have written a Haiku, which I haven’t done since the […]

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