That's a difficult challenge! Poets come in all shapes and sizes and their styles are so diverse. Choosing a best poet is perhaps an impossible job.
I love the poetry of Seamus Heaney, recently passed on, but also like some contemporary poets, both English and American.
John Ashbery is tricky, Joe Wenderoth philosophical, Simon Armitage lyrical, Jacob Polley textured, Lavinia Greenlaw, Paul Muldoon..the list goes on!
by Corinne Finetti9 months ago
Who are in your opinion the best poets, contemporary and classic?Hi guys!Lately I have become more and more interested in poetry, not a specific genre, just poetry in general, and I'm looking for some poems and poets to...
by emmajayne897 years ago
Every book shop that I have ever found has a SERIOUS lack of modern poetry and, being a passionate and eager poet myself, I'm super eager to get my hands on some good books! Or even just internet links to interesting...
by Demas W Jasper12 months ago
If we don't aspire to the seemingly impossible BEST, what should we aspire to?"Hitch your wagon to a star, keep your seat and there you are." An expression not commonly heard in these days of "instant...
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