6 Short & To The Point Poems

Sticking with the theme, I’ll keep this brief:

For a community that tends to focus a lot on longer works and spoken word poetry, I just wanted to take a moment to share some of my favorite miniature poems. Poems that cut out the excess. Poems that know exactly what they’re trying to say.

Jones HowellAshe Vernon
Rupi KaurClementine von Radics
Anita OfokansiLora Mathis

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Trista Mateer is a writer and poet living outside of Baltimore, Maryland. She believes in lipstick, black tea, and owning more books than she can ever possibly read. Known for her eponymous blog, she is also the author of two collections of poetry.