My daughter's total lack of interest in poetry is something that I tended to blame myself for. I think I must've just not introduced it well to her. I've been thinking about it more often, though, and I think she likes a lot more poetry than she realizes.
Fans of Velvet Underground may be excited to hear that a book of Lou Reed's poetry is being collected. The collection, written after Reed left the group, is called Do Angels Need Haircuts? Readers will be able to enjoy not just Reed's poems during this period during his late 20s, but also photos from his life from the same time.