Poetry

How to Write For Beginners: Easy if You Know How

How to Write For Beginners: Easy if You Know How

Many people seem to have a fear of poetry. Perhaps they were taught badly in school by teachers who themselves feared poetry or perhaps they believe poetry is for clever people, pretentious people – or just strange people! But poetry has no more need to be elitist and obscure than a lemon cake has to …

Poetry Heals: A Poem About How Poetry Can Mend the Soul

Poetry Heals: A Poem About How Poetry Can Mend the Soul

We challenged Talent Bank member Scott Partington to write a poem about... poetry. More specifically; the healing power of writing poetry.