April is National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month is held in April every year to celebrate poetry in American Culture.  Hardin Library has 30 poems available throughout public spaces.  This year’s poems were selected by Brett Mayfield, a Hardin Library student employee and English major.

national poetry month poster

The Red Wheelbarrow
by William Carlos Williams
so much depends
upon

a red wheel
barrow

glazed with rain
water

beside the white
chickens.