Posts Tagged "Carol Ann Duffy"

Poetry triumphs

Poetry triumphs

Christopher Reid’s Costa Book Awards winning collection of poems arrived today – ‘A Scattering’. Costa Book Award Winning Poetry "A Scattering" The surprise winner of the important £30,000 literary prize, and only the fourth poet to achieve the accolade, Reid joins the ranks of Ted Hughes, Douglas Dunn and Seamus Heaney. The choice was supported by ‘a...

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Enjoying Rapture

Enjoying Rapture

Carol Ann Duffy Carol Ann Duffy’s Rapture With  Scottish poet  Carol Ann Duffy appointed the first female Poet Laureate, it’s a step forward for beautiful, accessible, understandable poetry that appeals to a wide audience.  That doesn’t mean Duffy’s poems are not exquisite, well constructed, masterly...

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