‘O for ten years, that I may overwhelm
Myself in poesy…’
Well, since you do not have ten years, let’s get practical.
The following websites will provide you with invaluable resources to deepen your knowledge of poetry, but remember that nothing beats sitting down with a collection of poems, a pencil and a notepad and start reading them aloud, to catch what I mean in class by the « beat » of a given poem.
And this year’s author can be glimpsed here.