Better Oblivion Community Center's song makes interesting use of Thomas's hard-drinking life. But its portrait of the poet isn't quite right, even though I can't stop humming along.
A holiday explainer plus a palate-cleansing sampling of poems about gratitude to offer at your own Thanksgiving celebration this year.
The New England poet discusses pop culture's role in poetry, the difficulty of writing about "real life," & his poem "Real Life" about boxer Mickey War…
Would you rather be reading Yeats and smoking cigarettes than going to class? You might be a genius, or you might be trapped in the sexy, stylish, and …
American Dad! arrested me with its depiction of the invention process (along with several dumb tropes about poems). But it also raises questions about …
Don't take the black pill! Ryan Murphy & Brad Falchuk's long-running horror anthology series wants you to believe in the Haves and the Have-Nots when i…
The poem that returns to prominence in this horror sequel does more than merely serve the film's plot—it teaches us a powerful lesson about art.
Stephen King has been writing poetry just as long as he's been writing fiction. But none of his poems have been as successful as the mangled little hai…
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