Poems That Will Save Your Life

Poems That Will Save Your Life

by Brian Busby (Editor)




From time immemorial, poetry has been an unfailing source of comfort and encouragement in times of need. This beautifully illustrated collection contains over 120 of  the best of the English speaking world’s inspirational and reassuring verse, including such classics as Rudyard Kipling’s ‘If’ and W.H. Davies’ ‘Leisure’. These timeless poems are sure to offer solace, hearten the soul and motivate the spirit.  Each poem is arranged according to theme: • Inspiration • Encouragement • Strength • Comfort • Joy • Motivation • Faith • Reflection.  Poems That Will Save Your Life includes works by Emily Brontë, Robert Burns, Emily Dickinson, George Eliot, John Keats, D.H. Lawrence, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Edna St. Vincent Millay, John Milton, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Walt Whitman, William Wordsworth, and many more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781435156579
Publisher: Arcturus
Publication date: 12/22/2014
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Editor John Boyes was born, raised and educated in Montreal. He is the editor and compiler of several anthologies of prose and poetry, including Best-Loved Poems and Poetry of the Civil War. He lives with his wife and daughter outside Stratford

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