Our Featured Poem this week takes us to another completely different time and place in history with Alfonsina Storni’s They’ve Come.
Continuing on from yesterday’s focus on dementia for World Alzheimer’s Day, we look at some of the poems which work well in Shared Reading groups.
On World Alzheimer’s Day we look at the impact Shared Reading can have on the quality of life for those living with dementia in the UK.
This week’s recommend comes from our Reading Resources Volunteer Eleanor who has chosen Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy.
This week’s Featured Poem comes from Rainer Maria Rilke, an influential Bohemian-Austrian poet and novelist, thought to be one of the most lyrically-intense German-language writers.
Another collection of stories takes the spotlight for this week’s Read, Reader Leader Lauren recommends Close Range: Wyoming Stories by Annie Proulx.