Poetry

Poetry, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

Asma Elbadawi

Meet the woman tackling social injustice in sport

In partnership with
Shiseido
  • Best new fiction for 2021: Sally Rooney to Raven Leilani
    Books

    52 must-read novels that everyone will be talking about this year

  • Image of best selling author Charley Cox next to the front cover of her book 'Validate Me'
    Books

    Bestselling author Charly Cox on how anyone can start writing poetry

  • A woman on her phone
    Books

    13 incredible poets to follow on Instagram this World Poetry Day

Latest Stories

New book covers for March 2021, including The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman
Books

22 new books where incredible women take centre stage

Memoirs, biographies, fiction, poetry and self-help from women who will change your life.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Quotes

Ready for 2021? Get inspired with these literary New Year quotes

These uplifting lines will help you feel steadier as the new year begins.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Entertainment

Patti Smith is performing a tribute to NHS workers on NYE – here’s how you can watch

The punk rock legend will be rocking in 2021 with a very special broadcast.

Posted by
Christobel Hastings
Published
Taylor Swift
Music

Taylor Swift fans are convinced her surprise album has this link to Emily Dickinson

And they have presented their convincing case.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published

Nikita Gill just nailed the big problem with the #BeKind movement

“Piers Morgan is the last person who should talk about being kind to anyone.”

Most encouraging quotes from literature.
Books

Don’t let them grind you down with these encouraging quotes

From Margaret Atwood and Zadie Smith to Roald Dahl, take heart from these inspiring quotes.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid's Tale
Books

Margaret Atwood has unveiled her latest project, and it’s coming in November

We’re so ready for this.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Books

9 best bedtime stories for a peaceful night’s sleep (if you can put them down)

Looking for a new book to fall asleep to? Look this way...

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
Quotes

Top 50 quotes on change from literature

All the inspiration you need for life's biggest moments of change

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Inspirational quotes from literature
Quotes

30 of literature’s most inspirational quotes about strength

In need of some support and inspiration? Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, Harper Lee and more have encouraging words for you.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
The 50 most romantic quotes from literature
Quotes

50 of the most romantic quotes from literature

The greatest expressions of love ever written

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published
Posted by
Sarah Shaffi
Published

25 Christmas poems that capture the spirit of the season

From kindness to chaos, these poems truly tap into the emotions and actions of the festive period.

Life

Dickinson is sexy, strange and seriously good – it’s the surprise feminist hit of the year

Don’t sleep on AppleTV+’s wacky and wonderful Emily Dickinson biopic.

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
Published
Life

5 lessons in confidence from a spoken word poet

Because life's a stage

In partnership with
Pronamel
poetry day
Books

8 trailblazing female poets you need to add to your reading list

Sales of poetry books are on the rise - and we can see why.

Posted by
Rosalind Jana
Published
love poem
Books

5 beautiful poems to read when you need a good cry

Moving poetry selected by women including Judi Dench, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Elena Ferrante.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Best books of October 2019
Books

Autumn reads, breakout poetry and non-fiction books everyone will be talking about

October’s books are an unmissable mix of thrillers, true-life tales and iconic women writers.

Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published
Visible Women

Hailee Steinfeld is a serious rebel in the new trailer for Dickinson

“I do what I want, I go where I want”.

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
Posted by
Francesca Brown
Published

From poetry to feminism via memoir, thrillers and great reads, September’s books are incredible

Some of 2019’s biggest book releases are about to arrive on your reading list.

Inspirational poetry quotes
Books

That “back to school” feeling isn’t just for kids, so here’s some inspiration to get you through it

Read these inspirational poetry quotes to take you into autumn.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published