From Rapture (Picador, 2005), © Carol Ann Duffy 2005.

From Rapture (Picador, © Carol Ann Duffy

“Words, words were truly alive on the tongue, in the head Warm, beating, frantic, winged; music and blood But then I was young" - “Little Red Cap” by Carol Ann Duffy

48 Of The Most Beautiful Lines Of Poetry

I dreamed that you bewitched me into bed And sung me moon-struck and kissed me insane. - Mad Girl's Love Song by Sylvia Plath

"... like jewels on the thread of my breath ... I love your name. I say it again and again ..." -Carol Ann Duffy

"Name" by Scottish poet Carol Ann Duffy ~~~ I believe that God rhymes with everything. I love his name, but I love Him. Does that make sense?

"Safe Sounds" - Carol Ann Duffy.

You like safe sounds: / the dogs lapping at their bowls; / the pop of a cork on a bottle of plonk.

Carol Ann Duffy | Text. Such a sad look on a modern concept, I love this poem so much, Duffy is incredibly clever with her words

Carol Ann Duffy | Text. Such a sad look on a modern concept, I love this poem so much, Duffy is incredibly clever with her words

Penelope by Carol Ann Duffy

Poetry can and should remain firmly in our cultural sphere! Carol Ann Duffy's 'The World's Wife' stands as a collection of writing not only important, but enjoyable for modern day readers.

from Medusa by Carol Ann Duffy

THIS will go with my Medusa tattoo! "Be terrified, It's you I love. Gaze upon me, Touch me .and burn, frozen in time.

Quotable - Carol Ann Duffy

Find out more about the author here ~~~ Writers Write offers the best writing courses in South Africa. Writers Write - Write to communicate.

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