Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas was a Welsh writer who is to this day one of the most popular modern poets. His work is noted for its relatability as well as its original use of language. Read more about Dylan Thomas.

Some of Thomas’ most famous poems include Do not go gentle into that good night, Fern Hill, And Death Shall Have No Dominion, and Poem in October.

Fern Hill

by Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas wrote his famous poem ‘Fern Hill’ as a way of looking back towards childhood and appreciating the pure joy that becomes so hard to find after.

Poem in October

by Dylan Thomas

‘Poem in October’ tells of a speaker’s journey out of autumn and up a hill to reclaim childhood joy, the summer season and his spirituality. 

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