This week’s poem comes from English writer and Anglican priest Sydney Smith who became renowned with US homemakers for his rhyming recipe for salad dressing in Recipe for a Salad.
A group member turned Reader Leader Volunteer shares her powerful story and tells us what Shared Reading has meant for her.
This Mental Health Awareness Week we’re delighted to have a guest blog from Jamie Jones:
This week’s Featured Poem welcomes the new month in true poetic style with In May by William Henry Davies.
We begin the week with Walt Whitman and his poem Out of the Rolling Ocean the Crowd.
A last taste of Easter with this week’s Featured Poem from George Herbert.
This week’s Featured Poem comes from Percy Bysshe Shelley. Lift Not the Painted Veil is a popular poem in Shared Reading and here a member of our London team shares her reflections.
For this week’s Featured Poem we turn to the nostalgic recollections of DH Lawrence in his poem Piano.
As Burns Night approaches we thought no better time to start celebrating than with our weekly Featured Poem, My love is like a red, red rose by Robert Burns.