Tomorrow (Thursday, April 26th) is Poem in Your Pocket Day! A simple concept, the day invites people to: 1. Pick a poem you love 2. Carry it with you in your pocket 3. Share it with co-workers, family, and friends! Poem-in-pocket-participants are also encouraged to share their poems on Twitter using the hashtag #pocketpoem. For more information on the event and to watch a video about the day, click here.

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April may be "the cruelest month," but it's also National Poetry Month (contrary to the Poetry Foundation's April Fool's announcement that National Poetry Month has been cancelled)! Every April since 1996-- poets, readers, teachers, critics, and publishers have used National Poetry Month as a time to rally the troops and get people interested in the world's oldest literary art form.

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