It’s National Poetry
Month, the perfect moment to celebrate the bards and bardesses of the past and present, a surprising number of whom just happened to born with birth-certificate-ready surnames. In addition to those below, there are other great choices like Auden
, but we’ve picked what we think are the best poet names
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Louise Bogan was the fourth Poet Laureate of the United States and the first woman to be appointed to that position, appreciated for her subtle intellectual style. Bogan could be a perfectly acceptable companion to boys named Brogan, Logan, and Hogan—though be aware that Bogan does have some negative connotations in Australian slang.