Poem of the week: The Charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred Tennyson - Not a protest, but in no way a celebration of a disastrous historical event, it remains a compelling dramatisation of battle Things Books, Homeschool History, Historical Events, Alfred Tennyson, Favorite Poems, Poetry Class, Popular Culture, Lights Brigad
The Owl and the Pussycat voted most popular childhood poem www.theguardian.com /books/2014/oct/02/owl-and-the-pussycat-edward-lear-voted-favourite-childrens-poem What are your favourite children’s poems? Share your nursery rhyme-free alternatives to the recent top 10 ranking of children’s poems www.theguardian.c...
This is the one. THIS the poem that grabbed me when I was in 6th grade--a beautiful and perilous thing indeed, for I eventually majored in English! (p.s. Seriously, don't do that.)