Got anything planned for National Poetry Day 2013? I have.
On Thursday 3rd October I’ll be talking poetry with years 5 and 6 at Barford St Peter’s Primary School: reading some of my poems and some by famous names past and present. We’ll be exploring poetry through the 5 senses and writing lots of new verses on this year’s theme of Water.
I’ve started already. Here are a couple of water poems to get you in the mood to write your own – more to follow in the run up to the big day…
You can find out more about National Poetry Day on the Forward Arts Foundation website here.