British Life in Poetry

British Life in Poetry aims to promote poetry in Britain by posting a weekly poem by a contemporary author writing in English. Loosely based on Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry, this blog is non-profit making and all poems are used with the poet’s permission. Copyright remains with the poets.

British Life in Poetry: Column 32

On the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One, this poem illustrates how the effects of that conflict have lived on through time and generations…Continue reading.