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Rhina at her seventh birthday part

Rhina (top row, center) at her seventh birthday party, shortly before moving to America.

poemtree is a web site that specializes in formalist poetry.

The Newburyport Art Association hosts the Powow River Poets Reading series.

The Able Muse is an online journal of poetry and prose, containing fine examples of metrical poetry.


  If you find poems that sing to you, that share experience, that invite you into new thoughts and reexaminations of old ones, keep reading: there are more. Become as familiar with the poetry section of your library as, say, the fiction section; and if it isn’t very representative, let your librarian know that, like Oliver Twist, you want more, please.