The first poem that US poet laureate Maxine Kumin ever published appeared in the Monitor in 1953.
In the spring, a man's fancy lightly turns to wordplay.
Mali, a British military working dog, gives his handler, Cpl. Daniel Hatley, a lick after receiving the PDSA Dickin Medal, the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross, for his heroic action in Afghanistan, in London on Nov 17 .
Frost penned a salute to his fellow poet for the Monitor in 1925.