There are two important anniversaries today: again a birth and a death. In 1797 Mary Shelley was born, and in 2013, Seamus Heaney died.
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‘Live fast, die young‘: not many people embody that famous rock’n’roll sentiment more than Percy Bysshe Shelley, who died on 08 July 1822 at just 29 years old.
This weekend sees the first ever Kendal Poetry Festival taking place. Highlights include a free poetry workshop run by the award-winning Clare Shaw on Friday afternoon. She’ll also be ‘headlining’ in the Main Reading on Saturday afternoon. Saturday finishes with an Open …