Love and Relationships Poetry Anthology

This topic is included in Paper 2. You can find notes and guides for it below.


Additional Reading & Videos

  • Walking Away – Is it still relevant today?
  • Follower – Video analysis
  • Mother, Any Distance – Simon Armitage as Poet Laureate
  • Mother, Any Distance – Simon Artimage response to becoming Poet Laureate
  • Mother, Any Distance – a brief powerpoint
  • Before You Were Mine – a reading
  • Before You Were Mine – famous writers reflect on pictures of their mothers
  • Winter Swans – Information on Owen Sheers
  • Singh Song! – BBC Teach Video Analysis
  • Climbing My Grandfather – The suicide of Andrew Waterhouse