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  • Writer's pictureGale Farnsworth

READING POETRY: A Rewarding Way to Enrich Your Writing

We are all aware that reading is essential to good writing. Ah, but poetry, the craft of choosing each word with care, I find to be the most inspiring.

I believe reading my favorite poets and to discover new voices is key to improving my writing. Ted Kooser is just one of my favorite poets.

Here are a few more:

Jane Kenyon


Sylvia Plath

Gwendolyn Brooks

John Donne

Ted Hughes

Tomas Tranströmer

Emily Dickinson

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