Poem-a-Day is the original and only daily digital poetry series featuring over 250 new, previously unpublished poems by today's talented poets each year. Launched in 2006, Poem-a-Day is distributed via email, web, and social media to 500,000+ readers free of charge. The series highlights classic poems on weekends, and weekday poems are accompanied by exclusive commentary and audio by the poets. The series' weekdays are curated by twelve poets from across the country who have wide-ranging expertise and editorial perspectives. Poet Ruth Ellen Kocher currently serves as guest editor for August 2019. Learn more about the 2019 guest editors, revisit the 2018 guest editors and the poems they curated, and read more about Kocher's approach to curating August.