Welcome to the Poetry Nap Blog

Let the poet be thy muse! To honor the poets and their timeless artistry, we will publish the poems from our Poetry Nap adventures for you to read again and again. We will also share other gems of music and musing. Please be sure to join the mailing list to receive your weekly Poetic Perk, our gift of a poem in your inbox every Tuesday morning.

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Lady & Lord Dosis

Lost · by David Wagoner

Stand still. The trees ahead and bushes beside you Are not lost. Wherever you are is called Here, And you must treat it as…

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Off the Trail · by Gary Snyder

We are free to find our own way Over rocks - through the trees - Where there are no trails. The ridge and the forest…

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“Bringing New Life to Poetry” · Poetry Nap featured in The East Bay Monthly, March 2018

March 2018 edition of The East Bay Montly features a wonderful article by Katie Tandy about Poetry Nap. We are thrilled and…

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Don’t Forget Love · by Mirabai

Don’t forget Love. It will bring all the madness You need to unfurl yourself Across the universe. Listen to Lady Dosis…

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anyone lived in a pretty how town · by e e cummings

anyone lived in a pretty how town (with up so floating many bells down) spring summer autumn winter he sang his didn’t he…

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Foreward to September Blackberries · by Michael McClure

Each poem should be an experiment - in the sense that there are experiments in alchemy and biochemistry. I have my tran-…

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