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Column: Rainy days bring rainbows, plenty of time to read poetry




According to T.S. Eliot, April is the cruelest month. With all this weird weather making it hard for me to get outside and work in my garden, I am tempted to agree with the esteemed poet.

April is also National Poetry Month, however, so that makes the month pretty special in my book. Maybe as long as I am stuck indoors anyway, I should look to poets to help me make it though this forced exile. Perhaps poetry can help me weather this weather.

The April rains have been especially intense this year.

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