Best Local Poets In ChicagoWhen considering the artistic merit of great poetic expression, these wonderfully talented Chicago-area writers and Illinois poet laureates represent an eclectic and versatile selection of some of the best poetry in the windy city.
Best Poetry Events In ChicagoFrom learning about haikus to open mic night, the Chicagoland area offers numerous opportunities for you to learn and experience poetry. Keep the following events in mind when planning how to celebrate National Poetry Month.
Poem The News: End Of Times... Stop SmilingPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Justin Bieber's Birthday Cookie Cake Of DoomPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Burritos In Bed With Dennis RodmanPoem the News -- Poetry about the news?! Are you MAD?! POETRY AND THE NEWS DON'T GO TOGETHER. You're crazy! Yes, reader, yes I am. I am crazy. Read these poems. The submit your own.
Poem The News: Stalking Children On FacebookThis weeks Poem the News covers a vast array of news articles about mothers, exotic dancers, facebook and more!
Poem The News: Bully Condor Pole Dances At The LibraryPoem the News is exactly what it sounds like: reader-submitted poems based on CBS news stories. Submit your own?
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Poem The News: Stealing Bad Pizza & Drunk MoonwalkingThis week, readers wrote poems about the news article "Reluctant Thief With Hungry Family Gets Pizza."
Poem The News: Chivalry Is DeadThis week, readers wrote poems about the news article "Man Gets 10-Year Sentence For Handcuffing Himself To Female Taco Bell Co-Worker In Hope Of Getting A Date."
Poem The News: Drunk Driving, Facebook & EmoticonsThis week, readers wrote poems about the news article "Ore. Teen Charged After ‘Drivin Drunk’ Facebook Post On New Year’s Eve." Find out what next week's poems will be about and how to submit your own...