The Reader’s Learning and Quality Coordinator, Lisa Spurgin, shares her thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, Karma by Edwin Arlington Robinson.
The Reader’s Director of Communities and Communications, Sophie Clarke, shares her thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, Winter by Robert Southey.
The Reader’s Learning and Quality Leader, Katie Clark, shares her thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, At Day-Close in November by Thomas Hardy.
The Reader’s Marketing and Communication Manager, Martin Gallagher-Mitchell, shares his experience of this week’s Featured Poem, The Changelings by Rudyard Kipling.
The Reader’s Learning and Quality Leader, Tom Young, shares his thoughts on this week’s Featured Poem, Patience, Though I Have Not by Thomas Wyatt.
This week we’ll be sharing a daily poetry reading from our On Active Service 1914-1918 collection as part of our Armistice commemorations. Beginning the week with our usual Featured Poem, Clare reads The Veteran by Margaret Postgate Cole.
Our Featured Poem this week comes from American poet Vachel Lindsay. The Flower of the Mending was originally published in his 1917 collection, The Chinese Nightingale, and Other Poems.
This week’s Featured Poem comes a little later than usual, so much so it is almost next week’s Featured Poem. So to herald in the weekend, Katherine Philips’ To my Lord Biron’s tune of – Adieu Phillis.
Our poem this week comes from a Reader favourite – John Keats. From The Penguin Book of English Romantic Verse, this week we’re reading The Poet: A Fragment.
Our Featured Poem this week comes from Arthur Hugh Clough who declares Say not the Struggle nought Availeth.