National Poetry Month Day 14

#nationalpoetrymonth Day 14, “There wasn’t much:” Austin Kleon from #NewspaperBlackout Harper Perennial: #favoritepoems #offmyshelves

“you get the sense that

the End of the world

is like any other


From Austin’s website:

About the book

Newspaper Blackout was released in 2010 and “helped fuel a movement” (Oprah Magazine) of blackout poetry across the internet. The companion site,, was named “a must-see Tumblr blog” by Time magazine. The site has published blackout poems from readers all over the world, and is read by over 140,000 subscribers.