Poet Richard Blanco, President Obama's 2nd inaugural poet, was in New Haven Tuesday. He spoke at an intimate gathering at Yale University.
"One sun rose on us today, kindled over our shores, peeking over the Smokies, greeting the faces of the Great Lakes…"
Richard Blanco made history last month when he read his poem “One Today”. He’s the first Hispanic, openly gay and youngest poet to read at a presidential inauguration.
"One light. Waking up rooftops. Under each one, a story.. "