What thoughts I have of you tonight, Walt Whitman, for I walked down the sidestreets under the trees with a headache self-conscious looking at the full moon. In my hungry fatigue, and shopping for images, I went into the neon fruit supermarket, dreaming of your enumerations! What peaches and what penumbras
LGBTQ Pride Month
LGBTQ Pride Month, celebrated in June in commemoration of the 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City, is a time to recognize the importance of the Gay Liberation Movement and celebrate the impact the LGBTQ community has had in our national history. Celebrate Pride Month by browsing this selection of poems from lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer writers past and present. For more poems, audio, books, and more from LGBTQ poets, visit our LGBTQ poetry page.