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Poetry on the Patio: 2017

2017 - Poetry in the Parlor - held in the O'Shaughnessy Room because all predictions (mistakenly) pointed to a rainy noon hour!


19th Annual Poetry in the O'Shaughnessy Room

Tuesday, April 25, 2017


Dan Gjelten

Thanks by W. S. Merwin

               Glenn Caruso               

The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost

                 Eric Tornoe                  

In a Library by Emily Dickinson

Nature1 by Emily Dickinson

Mayflower by Emily Dickinson

The Echoing Green by William Blake     

Adrenaline Mother by Richard Brautigan

The Flowerburgers by Richard Brautigan

           Seanne Harris              

Pied Beauty by Gerard Manley Hopkins

          David Moore               

Shall I compare thee to a Summer’s Day by William Shakespeare

A Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes

           Ngeri Nnachi               

Negro Mother by Langston Hughes

   Danielle Hermanny     

Hamlet’s Soliloquy (To Be Or Not To Be) by William Shakespeare       

On Children by Kahlil Gibran

       Todd Lawrence            

                                                        Written by Himself by Gregory Pardlow                                                         

My God it's Full of Stars by Tracy K. Smith

       John Heintz                   

Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Kubla Khan by Samuel Taylor Coleridge