To a Skylark – by Percy Bysshe Shelley

Hail to thee, blithe Spirit!Bird thou never wert,That from Heaven, or near it,Pourest thy full heartIn profuse strains of unpremeditated art. Higher still and higherFrom the earth thou springestLike a cloud of fire;The blue deep thou wingest,And singing still dost soar, and soaring ever singest. In the golden lightningOf the sunken sun,O’er which clouds are […]

Kubla Khan – A Poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Kubla Khan by Samuel Taylor Coleridge In Xanadu did Kubla KhanA stately pleasure-dome decree:Where Alph, the sacred river, ranThrough caverns measureless to man  Down to a sunless sea.So twice five miles of fertile groundWith walls and towers were girdled round;And there were gardens bright with sinuous rills,Where blossomed many an incense-bearing tree;And here were forests ancient […]

“Hope” is the thing with feathers – by Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson, one of America’s most celebrated poets, has left an indelible mark on the literary world with her poignant and thought-provoking poetry. Born in Amherst, Massachusetts, in 1830, Dickinson’s unique style and introspective themes have captivated readers for generations. Among her many cherished works, ‘Hope is the Thing with Feathers’ stands out as a […]