Chuck Joy is a child psychiatrist by day, and a poet by night. And, this year, he's Erie County (PA) poet laureate. Chuck Joy Joy is a graduate of Fordham University and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. It was while
Today is Tuesday, March 27, 2018. It's the birthday of poet Frank O'Hara. It's also the birthday of writer Thorne Smith and World War I poet Roland Leighton. Today's poem is by Alfred Lord Tennyson. It's titled, "Crossing the Bar."
Today is Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. It's the birthday of writers John Steinbeck and Irwin Shaw. Also honored with birthdays today are poets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Kenneth Koch. Longfellow's "The Evening Star" is our poem for today. Thank you