April is National Poetry Month and as fine a time as ever to salute and to savor the sacred poetry of some of our favorite poets. We will present a new poem every day this month for your pleasure and spiritual enrichment. The link below each poem takes you to our review of the book where we found it so you can go deeper into this rich source of inspiration and nourishment.

April 1: In a Holy Book I Have by Daniel Ladinsky as Hafiz
April 2: Little Things by Sharon Olds
April 3: Joy by Robert Morneau
April 4: The Road to God by Melannie Svoboda
April 5: A poem by Henry Van Dyke
April 6: Chilean Creed by James Conlon
April 7: A poem by Edward Searl
April 8: A poem by Judith Billings
April 9: The Inner History of a Day by John O'Donohue
April 10: A Marriage, an Elegy by Wendell Berry
April 11: The Book of Endings by Sam Taylor
April 12: A poem by Hildegard of Bingen
April 13: Marriage by Susan R. Norton
April 14: A poem by St. John of the Cross
April 15: A poem by J. David Scheyer
April 16: My Life by Billy Collins
April 17: The Foot-Washing by A. R. Ammons
April 18: Simon the Cyrenian Speaks by Countee Cullen
April 19: Early Lynching by Carl Sandburg
April 20: Easter Night by Alice Meynell
April 21: Throw Yourself Like Seed by Miguel de Unamuno
April 22: The Madness of Love by Hadewijch of Antwerp
April 23: Human Wisdom by Charles Peguy
April 24: The Gift by Zoraida Rivera Morales
April 25: A poem by Ly Ngoc Keiu
April 26: Passing Through by Stanley Kunitz
April 27: From Recovery by Rabindranath Tagore
April 28: A poem by Novalis
April 29: Diving by A E I Falconer
April 30: Was it Light? by Theodore Roethke