Apr 21 – Poem in Your Pocket Day

The American Academy of Poets declared April 21, 2016 National Poem in Your Pocket Day.

The idea is to share a poem with other for the general purpose of having fun with poetry. You can hand out a poem or recite one from memory. Who knew that poem you memorized a long time ago could come in handy. For you who have my trouble with memorization I will share a poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson,




The Academy of American Poets have also included a good group of poems on their website, Academy of American Poets.