11 Female Poets You Should Know

National Poem In Your Pocket Day is tomorrow. If you don’t know the meaning of the day, it’s pretty much how it sounds. Celebrate by carrying one of your favorite poems in your pocket to share with your friends throughout the day. In case you don’t have one prepared, here are a few of our favorite works by some modern day female poets.


Olivia Gatwood

via Instagram @ oliviagatwood

via Instagram @oliviagatwood

To read: New American Best Friend

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Morgan Parker

via Instagram  @morganapple0

via Instagram @morganapple0

To read: There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé

Learn more about Morgan Parker

Brittany Leitner

via Instagram  @britariail

via Instagram @britariail

To read: 23 Emotions

Learn more about Brittany Leitner


Sabrina Benaim

via Instagram  @badass_sab

via Instagram @badass_sab

To read: Depression & Other Magic Tricks

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Emily Corwin

via Instagram  @exitlessblue

via Instagram @exitlessblue

To read: Tenderling

Learn more about Emily Corwin

Catarine Hancock

via Instagram  @evanescent.love

via Instagram @evanescent.love

To read: Shades of Lovers

Learn more about Catarine Hancock

Noor Unnahar

via Instagram  @noor_unnahar

via Instagram @noor_unnahar

To read: Yesterday I Was The Moon

Learn more about Noor Unnahar

Amanda Alcantara

via Instagram  @yosoy_amanda

via Instagram @yosoy_amanda

To read: Chula

Learn more about Amanda Alcantara

Alison Malee

via Instagram  @alison.malee

via Instagram @alison.malee

To read: This Is The Journey

Learn more about Alison Malee



Melissa Lozada-Oliva

via Instagram  @ellomelissa

via Instagram @ellomelissa

To read: Peluda

Learn more about Melissa Lozada-Oliva

Arielle Tipa

via Instagram  @arielletipa   To read:  Daughter Seed     Learn more about Arielle Tipa

via Instagram @arielletipa

To read: Daughter Seed

Learn more about Arielle Tipa

Kassie Shanafelt