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It's Poetry Month. Tweet us your mini poems all April using the hashtag #NPRPoetry. bortonia/Getty Images hide caption

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Listen: Richard Blanco

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A Glimpse Of Listeners' #NPRpoetry — From The Punny To The Profound

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Wendell Berry, America's foremost farmer-philosopher, with horses on his farm. Courtesy of Platform Media Group hide caption

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The Gospel According To Wendell Berry, On Screen

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'I Think That I Shall Never See, A Poem As Lovely As ... One On ATC'

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