National Poetry Day 2016 ~ Poems of Sailors and Seafarers

The 6th October marks National Poetry Day and we wanted to celebrate by sharing with you some poems of sailors and seafarers. The sea has always been an attractive setting and symbol in literature, its presence in poetry ranges from ancient beginnings; Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey, to the present day. Prince Charles highlighted the importance … Continue reading National Poetry Day 2016 ~ Poems of Sailors and Seafarers