The poet articulating your deepest existential fears
‘Sweetdark’, Savannah Brown’s sophomore collection of poetry, explores how we live vulnerably, pleasurably, and chaotically at the end of the world.
Get a first read of Lana Del Rey’s poem about her ringtone
From her new collection of poetry, 'Violet Bent Backwards Over The Grass', out today.
"There's a lot of rage in my work": The young poets writing as a form of resistance
In our divided political times, poetry, as both a tool of political protest and a means of building community, is more popular than ever.
How true crime inspired Olivia Gatwood's raw, feminist poems
The poet and soon-to-be novelist discusses her history with and exploration of gendered violence and the media.
Lana Del Rey is releasing a spoken word album in January
Honestly, can’t wait to spend 2020 listening to Lana get down to some beat poetry
writers for migrant justice brought poetry and protest together
The growing collective hosted events in 45 cities to raise money for migrants detained at the border.
valentino wears its heart on its sleeve
Pierpaolo Piccioli collaborates with four poets for autumn/winter 19 to celebrate love.
planetarium is a short film celebrating the radical power of women
Liv Colliander and David Henry Gerson’s fantastical visual, narrated by Maripol, breathes new life into Adrienne Rich’s feminist poem.
why sadie dupuis of speedy ortiz published her 'sad girl poems'
The indie rock queen started writing poems during Speedy Ortiz's 2011 inception — but she hasn't shared them until now.
francisca silva tattoos love poems to her wife abroad
Her minimal tattoo-poems engage with themes of queer love, sex, and separation.
notes on being a woman
this teenage poet perfectly articulates what it means to be a girl
From always listening to her aunties, to the advice she’d give to her son, Abondance Matanda offers her notes on being a woman.
“to deny my people is to deny peace itself, period” – reem kawasmi
As part of 18-year-old Palestinian artist Shukri Lawrence’s Peace Week takeover, he asked his friend Reem Kawasmi to share a poem that hopes for freedom and harmony.