We are pleased to present some much-loved poems–many of them formatted as broadsides with illustrations. Fire up your printer and deck your world in swift, sharp truth.


Yehuda Amichai, translated by Robert Alter: “We Did It

Mark Burke: “I Heard the Voices

Jill Dery: “Archeology

Lisa Dordal: “Pretty Moon” 

Christine Gelineau: “Accident

Stuart Gunter: “Death Dance to the Stars (A Dream),” The Wind Telephone

Marya Hornbacher: “Geodesy” 

Richard Peabody:Yankee Doodle Fantasy

Annie Persons: “Feminine Orders”

Joshua Poteat: “Curiosities of Puritan Nomenclature”

Zara Raab: “Bridges,”  “Spending Money”

Ron Smith: “Suitor,” “John Smith in Virginia,” “Angelus: Chesapeake Bay,” “After Church,” “Volterra,” “1911.”


A Collection by Marylen Grigas 

While You Were Sleeping“; “A Hypochondriac’s Guide to the Body“: “Notes from a Capricious Correspondent“; “Night Mending“; “Package“; “Home Security


And explore the “Dream Geographies” series by poet Judith Serin and artist Masami Inoue:

Interview: “Illustrating the Poem that Records the Dream

Map of Dreams

Dream Geography: A Sense of Direction

Dream of San Francisco

Dream Architecture: New Views

Dream Architecture: Outside/In

Dream Architecture: Big Houses

Dream Path

Dream Mountains and Water

Dream Ocean

Dream Mountains

Dream Dog Walking

Dream Moon


True stories, honestly.

Moon photo by imgfave.

“Dream Geographies” image by Masami Inoue.

Forest image by Enid D.