We begin the week with Walt Whitman and his poem Out of the Rolling Ocean the Crowd.
We’re embracing ‘Throwback Thursday’ with a blog first published by our founder and director Dr Jane Davis in September 2013.
This week’s read brings us into the mining communities of Nottinghamshire, our Membership and Course Assistant Lisa, recommends DH Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers.
A last taste of Easter with this week’s Featured Poem from George Herbert.
Recalling a favourite Childhood classic, Reader Leader Pamela provides our Read of the Week, choosing Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.
This week’s featured poem, Saw Ye Bonie Lesley comes from Robert Burns:
Our latest Read of the Week comes from Practice Mentor Katie who has recommended Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens.
This week we feature a well known author, Herman Melville, who after the success of Moby Dick, turned to war poetry, Shiloh, A Requiem.
Volunteer Coordinator Michelle has a classic piece of fiction to feature as this week’s Read under the microscope – Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
This week’s Read comes recommended by our Schools Coordinator Natalie who has chosen Graham Greene’s The End of the Affair.