January is the month to celebrate the life and work of William Stafford, both a National Poet Laureate and Oregon's from 1975 to 1990. Here are just some of the many events happening around Portland.Read More
Happy New Year!
We're starting off 2015 with this month's five poems for your Poetry Box.
In Own The Board's follow-up piece, Poetry Boxes Spark Cross-Curricular Connections: Q & A With Educator Ida Galash, Laura Keigan focuses on Poetry Boxes in Portland schools.Read More
We've excited about our newest feature: a host of poems for your box. We'll post five every month. Each is formatted for your Poetry Box's 8.5" x 11" window—just download, print and display.Read More
We recently came across one of our boxes used to display photographs, and loved the idea. So, we decided to reach out to some Portland photographers, and asked them to share some of their images.Read More
Laura Keigan of Own The Boards—a site dedicated to literature across genres—has featured us in an article about the growing number of poetry boxes popping up around the country.Read More