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“In Thankful Remembrance for My Dear Husband’s Safe Arrival Sept 3, 1662” by Anne Bradstreet

By On November 22, 2018

"Anne Bradstreet was the first non-didactic American poet, the first to give an embodiment to American nature, the first in whom personal intention appears to precede Puritan dogma as an impulse to… Read More

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“A Thanksgiving to God, for his House” by Robert Herrick

By On November 23, 2017

"One of the most accomplished nondramatic poets of his age." - The Poetry Foundation… Read More

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“Thanksgiving” by Kenneth Koch

By On November 24, 2016

"The funniest serious poet we have." - David Lehman… Read More

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“Giving Thanks” by Tony Harrison

By On November 26, 2015

"A poet of great technical accomplishment whose work insists that it is speech rather than page-bound silence"-- Sean O'Brien… Read More

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“Minnesota Thanksgiving” by John Berryman

By On November 24, 2015

"The frankness of Berryman’s work influenced his friend Robert Lowell and other Confessional poets like Anne Sexton. The poet’s lifelong struggles with alcoholism and depression ended in 1972, when he jumped off… Read More