Ten Poems about Cricket by Various Authors

Ten Poems about Cricket by Various Authors Poetry pamphlets, instead of a card

The Wood in Winter

The Wood in Winter - illustrations Angela Harding

Ten Poems about Love Various Authors Poetry pamphlets, instead of a card

This second edition of our popular mini-anthology calls at every stop on love’s roller-coaster journey – from the first dizzy declarations of passion, to the clear-eyed devotion of a couple in old age. In one of the most celebrated of modern love poems, we sense the boundless optimism of love at full tilt:

“…you are whatever a moon has always meant and whatever a sun will always sing is you” from ‘i carry your heart with me’ by ee cummings

Along the way there’s also humour and warmth in the form of a battered straw hat that has come to symbolise what it means to be together for the long haul. These are poems that capture all the light and shade of love; poems to make you think and feel.

£5.95
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978 1 907598 82 1
The selection is edited and introduced by Lorraine Mariner, a poet and librarian who works at the National Poetry Library in London.

Poems by Fleur Adcock, John Ashbery, ee cummings, Tishani Doshi, Lorraine Mariner, Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson, Sinéad Morrissey, Peter Sansom, Alfred, Lord Tennyson and RS Thomas. Cover illustration by Sara Boccaccini Meadows.