Chapin City Blues

Writing is writing whether done for duty, profit, or fun.

Before composing the list of poems that would be featured on my blog, I reached out to my Twitter and Facebook friends about their favorite poems/poets. One of the first replies on Twitter was the William Carlos Williams poem, “To Elsie.” So here’s to a certain teen librarian – thanking you for helping me choose …

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“The Hill We Climb” by Amanda Gorman “Fight for Love” by Andrea Gibson “To Elsie” by William Carlos Williams “A Life of Errands” by Leonard Cohen “American Arithmetic” by Natalie Diaz “In the Event of My Demise” by Tupac Amaru Shakur “Love Calls Us to the Things of This World” by Richard Wilbur “Grief Calls …

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