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MDC's Florida Center for the Literary Arts Delivers a Poem a Day, All Month Long


Miami, April 7, 2011 - Enjoy a poem a day, all April long!

From Bishop to Sandburg and Danticat to Lorca, classic and contemporary works by poets from around the globe have been thoughtfully selected by staff of the Florida Center for the Literary Arts (FCLA) at Miami Dade College in celebration of National Poetry Month.

Be inspired.

Read the poem of the day here:

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