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FAVOURITE POEMS

The poems (arranged by poet) in the following pages are some of the poems that have impressed and moved Andrew over the years. Read them all, or pick one at random: they are astonishingly good!

 

1.   Anonymous Ballads & Carols – 3 poems

2.   Richard Aldington – 2 poems

3.   Hal Colebatch – 4 poems

4.   Raymond Carver – 6 poems

5.   e.e. cummings – 6 poems

6.   David, King of Israel – 3 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

7.   John Donne – 4 poems

8.   T.S. Eliot – 4 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

9.   Alan Gould – 8 poems

10. William Hart-Smith – 6 poems

11. A.D. Hope – 2 poems

12. Gerard Manley Hopkins – 5 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

13. T.E. Hume – 2 poems

14. Rudyard Kipling – 2 poems

15. Peter Kocan – 6 poems

16. Archibald MacLeish – 1 poem

17. James McAuley – 3 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

18. Les Murray – 10 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

19. Ezra Pound – 5 poems

20. Harold Stewart – 1 poem

21. Dylan Thomas – 2 poems

22. Isaac Watts – 1 poem

23. William Carlos Williams – 11 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

 

 

Light & Children’s Poems

 

1. Cecil Frances Alexander – 2 poems

2. Lewis Carroll – 3 poems

2. T.S. Eliot – 4 poems + a critique by Geoff Page

3. Kenneth Grahame – 1 poem

4. Edward Lear – 3 poems

5. A.A. Milne – 8 poems

6. J.R.R. Tolkien – 3 poems

 

 

 

MORE POEMS/POETS COMING SOON