Casey Noenickx Poetry Challenge: Create A List Poem That Grapples With Rise Of Anti-Asian Racism By Casey Noenickx • Mar 31, 2021 Over the years, NPR's poetry community has turned both painful and joyful experiences into magnificent work. What Got Us Through 2020? For Many, It Was Hobbies, Relationships And 4-Legged Pals By Casey Noenickx, Lilly Quiroz & Ryan Benk • Jan 1, 2021 It was an eventful year to say the least. It began with a historic impeachment, and then the global pandemic, a reckoning around racial injustice, a tumultuous election and even more unlikely news. Families May Be Apart For Thanksgiving This Year, But Connections Burn Bright By Casey Noenickx • Nov 26, 2020 This Thanksgiving is unlike any other for almost everyone. There will be fewer place settings, smaller sides and more video calls as people take caution during the coronavirus crisis.