Poem of the Day

In an Unrelated

We have almost nothing left,
no ground in common.

At best, a brand
or maybe a miniseries.

No campfire to gather around.
The big stories—peckish news

gets told in tweets,
gets old so quickly.

In place of one place
a billion tiny customized versions

appear targeted specifically
to your tastes.

You see...

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A note from the editor: In 2023, Elaine Equi edited The Best American Poetry, an anthology annually published by Simon & Schuster. Simon & Schuster celebrates 100 years in publishing today.

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