I have been reading a lot of amazing poetry lately, and so jotted down a few notes for Huffington Post on the ones that most grabbed my attention.
You can read the full list, with commentary, on the HuffPo site. Feel free to add your own favourites and recommendations in the comments section there.
I have once again compiled a list of five British poets who I think out to be more widely known on both sides of the Atlantic.
In this article, I also give a few tips of the hat to individuals and organisations who are making a difference by breaking down barriers geographic and otherwise in the poetry world.
Get your five for the year right here.