Short and Sweet Paperback
Edited by Simon Armitage, Sue Roberts
"Short and Sweet" is an inspiring anthology arranged to show how the short poem, defined here as no longer than thirteen lines - and sometimes a lot shorter than that - can tell a story, present a complex argument, and be packed with as much passion, wisdom and music as any more extended piece of writing.
In his witty and instructive introduction, Simon Armitage, pace-setting poet of his generation, encourages us to consider how poets over five centuries have used brevity.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 01/03/2012
- Category: Poetry anthologies (various poets)
- ISBN: 9780571278725