They are candid, wry, compassionate.
National Poetry Day is a chance for everyone everywhere to read, share and enjoy poetry. This special anthology features poems by the National Poetry Day Ambassadors, a top team of fantastic poets who bring poetry alive all year round.
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And each poet has chosen a favourite poem to share, so look out for classics by Chistina Rossetti, WB Yeats, Shakespeare and Keats among others. Take a look, and be part of the celebration!
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Hera Lindsay Bird has a cult following in her native New Zealand and her self-titled collection is winning her an ever growing following in the UK too. The poems, like the poet, are sharp, sardonic, funny and honest, and highly recommended. In these poems, chance plays a part in finding or losing people and places that are loved: a change in the weather, a trick of language, a bomb that misses its mark, six pomegranate seeds eaten by mistake; all these events cast long shadows and raise questions about who is recording them, about believing, not believing, wanting to believe.
Burning Eye are indispensable champions of Spoken Word Poetry. Editors Jenn Hart and Clive Birnie present the highlights from their first five years and one hundred Burning Eye books. Here are the hits and anthems; the foot-stomping, finger-clicking, belly-laugh inducing crowd-pleasers gathered together under one cover. It is compassionate, hilarious, melancholy, bewildered — and unstoppably, rhythmically compelling.
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