Poem http://nhpr.org en Saying The Unsayable - The Poetry Of Jennifer Militello http://nhpr.org/post/saying-unsayable-poetry-jennifer-militello <p>In honor of National Poetry month, NHPR's Sean Hurley is introducing us to a New Hampshire poet every Friday.&nbsp; Today we hear from Jennifer Militello.&nbsp; The Goffstown native has recently published her second book of poetry - "Body Thesaurus."</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:15:00 +0000 Sean Hurley 46577 at http://nhpr.org Saying The Unsayable - The Poetry Of Jennifer Militello Richard Blanco: The Inaugural Poet Reads At The Frost Farm In Derry http://nhpr.org/post/richard-blanco-inaugural-poet-reads-frost-farm-derry <p>Robert Frost recited "The Gift Outright" at John F. Kennedy's swearing in in 1961 and became the first ever Inaugural Poet. &nbsp;Since then, &nbsp;there have been only 4 others asked to honor the occasion with a poem.&nbsp; With “One Today” Richard Blanco (pronounced Blonko) became the first immigrant, the first Latino, the first openly gay person - as well as the youngest - to write a poem for the transfer of power.&nbsp; Fitting then that Blanco should be invited to read at Frost Farm in Derry, home of the nation’s first Inaugural Poet.</p><p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 13:45:57 +0000 Sean Hurley 33317 at http://nhpr.org Richard Blanco: The Inaugural Poet Reads At The Frost Farm In Derry