“Hope” is the thing with feathers #poemoftheweek

Hope” is the thing with feathersBY EMILY DICKINSON “Hope” is the thing with feathers –That perches in the soul –And sings the tune without the words –And never stops – at all – And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard –And sore must be the storm –That could abash the little BirdThat keptContinue reading ““Hope” is the thing with feathers #poemoftheweek”

Who’s your favourite poet of all time?

I can’t possibly pick one writer as my favourite, though if you ask me I could tell you it’s Edgar Allan Poe today and tomorrow I could say it’s Maya Angelou. Don’t mind me, I find it difficult to pick just one person. If I choose just one poet, my nose might just grow longerContinue reading “Who’s your favourite poet of all time?”

Poem of the week

Good Bones BY MAGGIE SMITH Life is short, though I keep this from my children.Life is short, and I’ve shortened minein a thousand delicious, ill-advised ways,a thousand deliciously ill-advised waysI’ll keep from my children. The world is at leastfifty percent terrible, and that’s a conservativeestimate, though I keep this from my children.For every bird thereContinue reading “Poem of the week”