Dragonfly: Any of various large insects of the order Odonata or suborder Anisoptera, having a long slender body and two pairs of narrow, net-veined wings that are usually held outstretched while the insect is at rest. Also called regionally darner, darning needle, mosquito fly, mosquito hawk, needle, skeeter hawk.
Poetry: The art or work of a poet.
Prolixity: Excessive wordiness in speech or writing; longwindedness
Sunday, June 23, 2019
Joy Harjo, First Native American Poet Laureate
Congratulations to Ms. Harjo! It's about time we had a Native American Poet Laureate. Her poetry is transcendent. Enjoy.