Post Profile






One rider loves the CTA so much, she wrote a poem about it

We don’t always publish poems, but when we do, they’re about the CTA (and give RedEye a shoutout woot woot). Reader Elaine Reich sent us a poem she wrote about her observations of a CTA train, and we thought you might enjoy reading it, too. City of the Train These are my people I am one of them...
read more

share

Related Posts


Great Britons: Robert Burns – The Scottish Poet Who Romanticized a Nation and Wrote Auld Lang Syne

Local Interest / England : Anglotopia

Robert Burns was a Scottish poet most remembered for writing “Auld Lang Syne”, but who wrote many poems and songs loved by Scots around the world. In his 37 years he loved and lost on numerous occasions, always accompanied by a poem...

Reading Poems Backward

Entertainment / Books : The New Yorker: Books

It probably happens now and then, though perhaps you don’t give it much thought. You read a poem backward. You pick up a poetry anthology, or you come upon a poem in a magazine, and your eye chances to fall upon its last lines. You ...

WREATH: An Acrostic Poem

News : Jonathan Turley

Submitted by Elaine Magliaro, Guest Blogger   Here’s an acrostic poem that I wrote a few years ago. If you read down the left side of the poem, it spells out the word “wreath.” Wrapped around itself, Red-ribboned Evergreen, fragrant...

Kristen Stewart Wrote a Love Poem - Read it Here!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Just Jared

Kristen Stewart wrote an “embarrassing” love poem that she let Marie Claire publish – Huffington Post Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson get recognized with a fan favorite award – Popcrush Shailene Woodley announced as CinemaCon’...

Poetry: Here's A Bad Poem James Franco Wrote About Los Angeles

Business & Finance / Real Estate : Curbed LA

Actor/artist/writer/director/grad student/neighbor-annoyer James Franco writes poems: "if that bothers you, Don't read 'em," he says. Here's a poem he wrote called "Los Angeles Proverb" that was published recently in The American Po...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC