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QUIZ: Is This a Taylor Swift Song or a Robert Frost Poem?

By ElodieSeptember 28, 2018
You’re probably thinking Taylor Swift and Robert Frost exist on opposite ends of a very wide spectrum, but I’m here to tell... More  →
QUIZ: Is This a Taylor Swift Song or a Robert Frost Poem?

QUIZ: Is This a Panic! at the Disco Song or a Robert Frost Poem?

By ElodieJuly 12, 2018
Unless you have taken to the woods, all Thoreau-like, you probably know that there's a new Panic! at the Disco album out.... More  →
QUIZ: Is This a Panic! at the Disco Song or a Robert Frost Poem?

7 Books Your Teachers Are Teaching Wrong

By ElodieFebruary 28, 2018
If there’s one thing I’ve learned from decades of going to school, it’s that I could never be a teacher. Teachers are... More  →
7 Books Your Teachers Are Teaching Wrong

Better Names for All the Poems You'll Have to Read in English Class

By ElodieJanuary 12, 2017
Have you ever read a poem before? I’m guessing you have. If you liked it, good news: there’s plenty more where that... More  →
Better Names for All the Poems You'll Have to Read in English Class

What is Free Verse?

By Emma W.May 19, 2016
If you missed our previous Poetry 101s, check them out here! FREE VERSE! I can picture it in block letters on... More  →
What is Free Verse?

Terrible First Drafts of the World's Most Famous Poems

By Brandon SpecktorApril 21, 2014
Poetry can be hard to read and to write, but the payoff is great. For the reader, a bounty of beauty and... More  →
Terrible First Drafts of the World's Most Famous Poems