#Hashtag: Twitter users share favorite and original poetry in honor of National Poetry Day


The second Thursday of Oct. each year since 1994 is considered National Poetry Day. Annually, National Poetry Day promotes the writing, reading and sharing of poetry across countries worldwide, in hopes to create bonds through poetry appreciation.

Twitter users from all over the world shared favorite and original poetry with others throughout Thursday.

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