Telling Kentucky's Story

Poetry Month




APRIL - 2019

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday

1 Frank X Walker
2 Kathleen Driskell
3 Jeremy Paden
4 Tasha Cotter
5 Richard Taylor
6 Jeff Worley
7 Frank X Walker
8 Kathleen Driskell
9 Jeremy Paden
10 Tasha Cotter
11 Richard Taylor
12 Jeff Worley
13 Frank X Walker
14 Kathleen Driskell
15 Jeremy Paden
16 Tasha Cotter
17 Richard Taylor
18 Jeff Worley
19 Frank X Walker
20 Kathleen Driskell
21 Jeremy Paden
22 Tasha Cotter
23 Richard Taylor
24 Jeff Worley
25 Frank X Walker
26 Kathleen Driskell
27 Jeremy Paden
28 Tasha Cotter
29 Richard Taylor
30 Jeff Worley






4/1: Frank X Walker reads "Terrain" by Crystal Wilkinson


4/2: Kathleen Driskell reads her poem "To the Outdoor Wedding"

4/3: Dr. Jeremy Paden reads Cesar Vallejo

4/4: Tasha Cotter reads "Author's Prayer" by Illya Kaminsky

4/5: Dr. Richard Taylor reads "Wildness" from his collection "The Feast of Silence"

4/6: Poet Laureate Jeff Worley reads his poem "Ode to a Sharped Shinned Hawk"

4/7: Frank X Walker reads "Botany for Kumasi"

4/8: Kathleen Driskell reads her poem "The Mower"


4/9: Dr. Jeremy Paden reads "Temptation of a Poet" by R.S. Thomas

4/10: Tasha Cotter reads her poem "Dormant"

4/11: Richard Taylor reads "Topography" by Sharon Olds

4/12: Jeff Worley reads his own poem "On My Death Bed"

4/13: Frank X Walker reads his poem "In Another Universe"

4/14: Kathleen Driskell reads "Those Winter Sundays" by Robert Hayden

4/15: Dr. Jeremy Paden reads his poem "Ars Poetica"

4/16: Tasha Cotter reads "One Art" by Elizabeth Bishop

4/17: Dr. Richard Taylor reads "Traveling through the Dark" by William Stafford


4/18: Poet Laureate Jeff Worley reads "The First Book" by Rita Dove

4/19: Frank X Walker reads "Praisesong for Mountain" by Bianca Lynne Spriggs

4/20: Kathleen Driskell reads her poem "Why I Mother You the Way I Do"

4/21: Dr. Jeremy Paden reads "The Wisdom of Insecurity" by Vassar Miller

4/22: Tasha Cotter reads "Try to Praise the Mutilated World" by Adam Zagajewski

4/23: Dr. Richard Taylor reads his poem "Night Driving"

4/24: Poet Laureate Jeff Worley reads "Whiteness" by Stephen Dunn

4/25: Frank X Walker reads his poem "Thumbwrestlers"

4/26: Kathleen Driskell reads "Flower Feet" by Ruth Fainlights

4/27: Dr. Jeremy Paden reads his poem "How to Make Bread Pudding"

4/28: Tasha Cotter reads her poem "Thanksgiving"


4/29: Dr. Richard Taylor reads "Those Winter Sundays" by Robert Hayden

4/30: Jeff Worley reads Dr. Richard Taylor's poem "Wildness"