It is, in USland, National Poetry Month
. And while I'm not USian, it does mean that my friendspage is rather full of Pomes Wot People Like.And I'm nothing is not compliant to blog fashions.
Here is a sample from a book sumerianhaze
gave me for my birthday, by Christopher Matthew. The book itself is called Now We Are Sixty
, and if I need to tell you to whom the entire book is a tribute, then you clearly didn't have my childhood. This is not necessarily my favourite poem, but it is one of the ones reproduced on Amazon's Look Inside feature, and therefore I hope I'm not inadvertently violating copyright by reproducing.
Tom had a