Kids’ Poetry: Lost in Translation?

I am currently reading a book that contains a number of poems translated from other languages. This got me thinking about the process of translating poetry; how difficult it must be not only to execute a translation, but for the original writer to have written a poem worth translating in the first place. Simple rhymes

#MMPoetry2013: Let The Games Begin!

READY OR NOT, HERE IT COMES. It is time to start preparing for the March Madness Poetry 2013 tournament!

I have spent a lot of time thinking about last year’s event, what worked well, what could be improved, etc. The #MMPoetry2013 event itself will not change much at all versus last year, but I