selection of classic poetry books

The Types of Poems Available for Writing, Enjoyment and Analysis

Understanding the Different Types of Poetry When it comes to the different types of poetry, there are so many that it can be hard to remember them all. If you are looking for a general overview of the different styles of poetry out there, then this article is for you. From Shakespeare to Homer, to […]

15 Nov 20218 minutes reading time

A notepad and fountain pen. There are various ways to improve your poetry writing skills.

How To Write Poetry

A Beginner’s Guide To Poetry The exercise of writing Poetry is difficult, mesmerising, challenging, and rewarding, all at once. So it’s no wonder that many are drawn to the world of poetry and would like to learn more about it. How To Write Poetry For Beginners Poetry can be a wonderful creative outlet, as it […]

29 Aug 20187 minutes reading time

An abstract park. Nursery books for kids can encourage children to use their imagination

Poetry For Kids

Where Can You Find Poetry Resources For Kids Having strong English skills is a crucial part of your child’s development. Although, understandably, a lot of focus is given to English language learning during a child’s early years, there are certain aspects of the English Fcurriculum that can often go overlooked. One of those areas is […]

16 Aug 20186 minutes reading time

See here terms you might need when analysing poetry.

Our Guide To Poetry Analysis

An Introduction To Poetry Analysis Studying Shakespeare and want to know what iambic pentameter actually means in terms of a Shakespearean sonnet? Or writing poetry and need to work out how to write a poem with figures of speech, irony, and emotion? From poetry by Edgar Allan Poe and William Wordsworth to Sylvia Plath and […]

30 Jul 20187 minutes reading time

Discover the Wonderful World of Poetry

Poetry is a rhythmic form of literature that uses lyrical forms of language to create imagery and express emotions.

Whether your ambition is to become a published poet, you simply have an interest in poetry, or you need to prepare for poetry exams at school or university, you’ll find a skilled poetry teacher on Superprof.