Summer's Here And The Time Is Right For Reading Poetry

by Scott Lydon

We've made it to summer. How about a little summer poetry?

William Henry Davies spent much of his life as a tramp on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, but after losing his leg, began serious work on his poetry. Just like Eminem to Dr. Dre, Davies got noticed by George Bernard Shaw, and suddenly caught on with the public. We don't have the reprint rights, so aim your bird-like spirit over here to check out the poem, then hurry back to our comments and discuss.

And as always, for those who don't care about poetry, we offer this.