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Poetry awakens our senses and brings immense pleasure through the stirring of our emotions.
Please share your favourite poems with the Golden Carers community!
Someone said that defining poetry is like grasping at the wind. It evokes intense emotion on the reader, it warms the heart, and it transposes you to the land of dreams and possibilities.
Omar Khayyám is one of the most known poets in the western world and this is attributed to his ‘Rubaiyat’.
Some more lovely poems to share on World Poetry Day!
Here are 3 more lovely poems to share!
Blessed are they who understand
My faltering step and shaking hand...
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Do you know what John F. Kennedy's favourite poems was? Here is some fascinating trivia about famous poets and poems!
Poems can move you, and make you laugh or cry; there are poems for everyone. Here are 10 tips for celebrating World Poetry Day!
Banjo Paterson was an Australian bush poet, journalist and author. He wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life, including Waltzing Matilda and The Man from Snowy River.
Read poetic lines from popular songs and ask your audience to guess the songs they belong to. Then listen to the songs on You Tube!
Here's a fun quiz about famous poems and poets with multiple choice answers.
A fun and interesting activity you can do for World Poetry Day.
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