Audio & Podcasts

Great classic and contemporary poems read by poets and actors, delivered every day.
Schedule: Daily

Box of Cigars

by Gerald Stern

MORE EPISODES FROM Poem of the Day

DATE TITLE POETS
01/17/2016  Listen  The Operation  Anne Sexton
 
01/16/2016  Listen  Dark Ceiling  Edward Dorn
 
01/15/2016  Listen  On the Ground  Saskia Hamilton
 
01/14/2016  Listen  Time in a Brown House  Mark Halliday
 
01/13/2016  Listen  Shirt  Robert Pinsky
 
01/12/2016  Listen  In Black  Joyce Sutphen
 
01/11/2016  Listen  Linens  Kay Ryan
 
01/10/2016  Listen  The Supplicant  Stuart Dybek
 
01/09/2016  Listen  Funny Strange  Jennifer Michael Hecht
 
01/08/2016  Listen  from Light: Blue Poles  Inger Christensen
 
01/07/2016  Listen  "Poetry rejoices..."  Håkan Sandell
 
01/06/2016  Listen  Not Waving but Drowning  Stevie Smith
 
01/05/2016  Listen  A Not So Good Night in the San Pedro of the World   Charles Bukowski
 
01/04/2016  Listen  At Pegasus  Terrance Hayes
 
01/03/2016  Listen  To What You Said  Walt Whitman
 
01/02/2016  Listen  Mingus at the Showplace  William Matthews
 
01/01/2016  Listen  This  Ralph Angel
 
12/31/2015  Listen  The Dry Bones  Paul Hoover
 
12/30/2015  Listen  From a Photograph  George Oppen
 
12/29/2015  Listen  Belongings  Sandra M. Gilbert
 
12/28/2015  Listen  Paradise after Giovanni di Paolo  Samuel Menashe
 
12/27/2015  Listen  Pluralisms  Anna Maria Hong
 
12/26/2015  Listen  Second Mouth  Franny Choi
 
12/25/2015  Listen  End of Side A  Adrian Matejka
 
12/24/2015  Listen  Early Elegy: Smallpox  Claudia Emerson
 
1234567

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

This poem has learning resources.

This poem is good for children.

This poem has related video.

This poem has related audio.