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Todd Swift

B. 1966

5 poems available

Todd Swift was born in Montreal in 1966 and grew up by the St Lawrence Seaway, a landscape that shaped the development of his imagination. He studied Creative Writing at Concordia University, tutored by Gary Geddes and Robert Allen. After…


18 poems available

Michael Rosen (b. 1946) says he became a children’s poet by accident – “I thought I was being an ironic adult poet but children’s literature ‘claimed’ me”. He has since become a very well-known poet, for adults as well as…

The News - Michael Rosen
Yesterday - Michael Rosen
The Video Box: No. 25 - Edwin Morgan
The Searchers - Vernon Scannell
In The Colonie (an extract: 34) - Michael Rosen