British Life in Poetry

Matt edits British Life in Poetry, which aims to promote poetry in Britain by posting a weekly poem by a contemporary author writing in English. Loosely based on Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry, the blog is non-profit making and all poems are used with the poet’s permission. Copyright remains with the poets.

British Life in Poetry: Column 28

The best literature for children often has a sinister quality, tapping into the fact that children’s imaginations are a swirling mass of the playful and the fearful…Continue reading.

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