Poems People Love

A series celebrating our favourite poems and why we love them.

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Looking at poems that explore the house and home and the powerful feelings we have for the places we live.

Looking at poems that explore the powerful feelings we have for the places we live.

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Looking at poems that explore the powerful feelings we have for the places we live.

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People reflect on poems that explore the great ups and downs of life, sadness and joy.

Looking at poems that explore the great ups and downs of life, sadness and joy.

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Looking at poems that explore the great ups and downs of life, sadness and joy.

0101School Days2007022120070225

Beginning with that most universal of experiences, our school days.

0102Birds And Beasts2007022820070304

Some favourite poems about birds and beasts, and why we love them.

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Some favourite poems about food, and what we love about them.

0104Growing Older2007031420070318

People of all ages share their favourite poems about growing older.

0105Travel2007032120070325
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Men and women share their favourite poems about the fairer sex.

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Looking at poems that explore the close and sometimes turbulent relationships between parents and their children.

0202The House And Home2009020820090209

Looking at poems that explore the house and home and the powerful feelings we have for the places we live.

0203Masculinity *20090215

Looking at poems exploring the idea of masculinity, in both man and boy.

0204The Seasons2009022220090223

Looking at poems about the seasons: the changes they bring, the way they make us feel.

0205War *2009030120090302

Poems about war: fear and fighting, extraordinary experiences and the sustaining power of love.