Poets in Motion

Poets in Motion

We’re celebrating National Poetry Month with our first poetry contest. Submit your most artistic, emotional, or hilarious original poetry inspired by movement—whatever that means to you. Use #VocalNPM to enter.

Cheyenne Reuter4 months ago
If I Die Now
If I die now Plant my body with a maple Let my ashes be the leaves So they blow away in autumn Scattering for miles across the dried grass And let the blood that once ran through my veins Puddle aroun...
Lenora Huỳnh5 months ago
Please Don't Cry Over Spilled Rice
When I was a child, I would often come home with an untouched lunch. My parents never understood why I didn't want to eat Vietnamese food. Especially at school. The food I had within my lunchboxes often consisted of strong smells and tastes, so foreign to the peers around me. I was anxious, I was scared that I would become ostracized for eating something different. Now, I know that Vietnamese food, has an abundance of colour, aroma, and depth. All of these things were definitely, not found in Lu...