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Poetry: Introduction

I have my GCSE English Literature teachers to thank for my love of poetry. Before the age of 14, I found poetry pretentious and never felt that I could relate to it. 259 more words

Wilfred Owen

Poetry: Introduction

I have my GCSE English Literature teachers to thank for my love of poetry. Before the age of 14, I found poetry pretentious and never felt that I could relate to it. 262 more words

Education

The power of poetry

I’ve mentioned it two or three thousand times before, but I’ll say it again: I love my year 7 class. I’ve had many year 7 classes before, and I’ve found them all to be cute, lovely and well-behaved, but this year my year 7s stand out in a completely different way. 887 more words

Teaching English

Dulce et Decorum Est

Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,
Knock kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,
Till on the haunting flares we turned our backs, 203 more words

Poetry

Call for volunteers to unearth the story of Wilfred Owen's military training camp

An army of volunteers is needed to help uncover the secrets of a former Surrey military camp where renowned war poet Wilfred Owen penned a prelude to his famous ‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’. 489 more words

General

It Is Sweet and Proper to Die for One's Country

I promised you a poem from a different perspective about war. This was one introduced to me by one of my university professors.

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Dulce et Decorum Est… 237 more words

Poetry