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Top Local Poets In Connecticut

When there is an occasion for great happiness or great sadness, people cannot always find the right words to celebrate or mourn with. They turn to their poets for the perfect words. Connecticut has many such gifted men and women.


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Inaugural Poets To Talk At Yale

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Two inaugural poets will be at Yale University for a talk and poetry reading. Richard Blanco, who read his poem “One Today” at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration, will be […]