World Poetry Day 2017

| March 21, 2017

World Poetry Day 2017

A Facebook post by the BBC has just alerted me to the fact that it is World Poetry Day today. How can I be a literature lover and not know that? Oh dear! I love so many poems, but because I have a rather soft spot for Thomas Wyatt the Elder I will share one […]

Whoso List to Hunt

| October 28, 2009

A poem by Thomas Wyatt which is said to be about Anne Boleyn. In it, Wyatt compares Anne to a deer being hunted (by Henry) and how this puts her out of Wyatt’s reach because she belonngs to the King. Whoso List to Hunt Whoso list to hunt, I know where is an hind, But […]