Fascism: I sometimes fear… β€” link to a poem by Michael Rosen πŸ”—

William Blake, poet and printmaker, was born #OnThisDay 1757 BBC In Our Time

Simon Armitage: β€˜Nature has come back to the centre of poetry’ β€” link πŸ”—

Baudelaire’s unknown extra verse to erotic poem revealed β€” link πŸ”— πŸ“š

Forward Arts Foundation in conversation with Fiona Benson β€” link πŸ”—

Currently reading: Vertigo & Ghost by Fiona Benson πŸ“š

Purchased after reading this review in The Guardian.

Currently reading: Baudelaire by Claude Pichois and Jean Ziegler πŸ“š

Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born on this day in 1792 - BBC In Our Time - The Later Romantics

16-bit Intel 8088 chip

Currently reading: Percy Bysshe Shelley – Poet and Revolutionary by Jacqueline Mulhallen πŸ“š

The great Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born On This Day in 1792 - The Later Romantics

Currently reading: Poetry Notebook: 2006–2014 by Clive James πŸ“š

Porthcawl won with the last kick of the game πŸ‰

Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s remains rediscovered in wine cellar πŸ“š

Smauel Taylor Coleridge

Spring by Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St Vincent Millay

Edna St Vincent Millay is one of my favourite poets - just noticed and appreciated this article, published on the anniversary of her birth, February 22nd 1892: Edna St Vincent Millay’s poetry has been eclipsed by her personal life – let’s change that πŸ“š

Grave of John Keats in the Non-Catholic Cemetery, Rome

Keats-Shelley House

Checked in at Fondazione Keats-Shelley Memorial

The great Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley was born #OnThisDay in 1792 - The Later Romantics

How sweet it is to sit and read the tales
Of mightiest poets and to hear the while
Sweet music, which when the attention fails
Fill the dim pause β€”

Patrick Jones #poetry at Tramshed Cardiff @TramshedCF @heretic101 #Hipstamatic https://t.co/N5WIYgO7HQ

Edna St.Vincent Millay #poetry Β  https://t.co/q8JHFlTJQJ

RT @BBCInOurTime: Lord Byron, poet, was born #OnThisDay 1788 https://t.co/Vophborhnx

RT @britishlibrary: Percy Bysshe Shelley died #otd in 1822. Explore how he came to write his poem β€˜To a Skylark’ https://t.co/NOYOvXiEly ht…