Poem of the Week: i come to the city, by Cheryl Clarke

i come to the city ¬†for protection and to witness the thick transactions of women and women and dance with my head. My turns are calculated to end on the right foot to subdue the hip movements. The city fumes with expectations and the smells of women wanting women. I been in love six timesContinue reading “Poem of the Week: i come to the city, by Cheryl Clarke”

New Year, New Events!

If you’re searching for warmth and comfort during these cold winter months, seek shelter at one of The Center for Poetry’s many 2018 Spring events. Our monthly Haiku Study Group begins Saturday, January 20th and the annual Festival of Listening is on Thursday, February 22nd. The Spring Poetry Festival kicks off with Cheryl Clarke onContinue reading “New Year, New Events!”