Poetry & Spoken Word

The Best Truthdig Poetry of 2015

Dec 21, 2015
Here are the 10 poems that readers liked best from our very own original political poetry series, inaugurated this year. Here are the 10 poems that readers liked best from our very own original political poetry series, inaugurated this year.
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For the Children of the World Trade Center Victims

Sep 11, 2015
"This poem is trying to reach your mother/ in her business skirt, and get her home/ to Ridgewood where she can change/ to her robe and sip Chamomile tea/ as she looks through the bay window at the old,/ untouched New York City skyline."