Ted Kooser Shares the Poetry of Valentine's Day Since 1986, Ted Kooser has written an annual Valentine's Day poem and sent it to an ever-growing list of women. It's a project the former U.S. poet laureate ended last year. But now, he's collected those poems in a new book, Valentines.
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Ted Kooser Shares the Poetry of Valentine's Day

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Ted Kooser Shares the Poetry of Valentine's Day

Ted Kooser Shares the Poetry of Valentine's Day

Ted Kooser Shares the Poetry of Valentine's Day

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Ted Kooser's latest book is a collection of Valentine's Day poems called, aptly, Valentines. University of Nebraska-Lincoln hide caption

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Ted Kooser's latest book is a collection of Valentine's Day poems called, aptly, Valentines.

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