‘Bees’ by Carol Ann Duffy is a thoughtful poem that explores writing. The poet uses bee imagery to describe the process of creation.
‘Tonight No Poetry Will Serve’ by Adrienne Rich is a multilayered poem. The poet imbued it with many complex sexual and political innuendoes about power.
‘I Am Offering this Poem’ was first published in Jimmy Santiago Baca’s poetry collection “Immigrants in Our Own Land” in 1979. This poem upholds the value of poetry and art in general.
‘Dreamwood’ by Adrienne Rich jumps between the incredible imagination of a child to the wiser outlook of an older woman.