Home

I’ve decided to start a poetry protest blog, creatively titled “Poetry in Protest,” to share what I feel are fitting, powerful, and appropriate protest pieces that speak against injustice in its many forms. I haven’t decided on a set schedule for the site, or specific parameters on what will or won’t be featured, but I’ve posted the first poem, an excellent piece by Edna St. Vincent Millay titled “Not for a Nation. I hope to encourage mindful and socially engaging works of art in all forms, but especially in poetry, so often used as a barometer for social opinion and as a kind of moral compass for the masses.

Please join me in voicing your protests through poetry.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s