I missed this last week while in the state of sunshine, but in our continuing celebration of National Poetry Month, it's perfect for a Sunday afternoon. Click over to read the NPR interview and be sure to read Tracy K. Smith's poem included at the end, 'When Your Small Form Tumbled into Me,' from her collection, 'Life on Mars.'
You might also read the comments, which are hilarious.
Does Poetry Still Matter? Yes Indeed, Says NPR NewsPoet