Happy National Poetry Month! This week, we honor Robert Frost and his exquisite ‘Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening’ as our Quote of the Week.
Did you know?
Robert Frost was the first poet to recite a poem at a presidential inauguration. He did so at the invitation of John F. Kennedy in 1961. In 1959 at a press conference in New York City, Frost predicted the next president would hail from New England. He repeated this assertion in many lectures and public appearances in the months that followed. For more about Robert Frost at Kennedy’s inauguration, please visit Poets.org.
For the full text of “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” visit the Poetry Foundation.