Peter Reading Poems

Peter Reading was an English poet who published twenty-six poetry collections throughout his life. He is known for his use of classical meter and his interest in nature-related imagery. He won the Dylan Thomas Award in 1983 and the Cholmondeley Award in 1978. Read more of Peter Reading’s Biography.


by Peter Reading

‘Cetacean’ by Peter Reading describes a speaker’s whale watching experience and the overall grace of the blue whales he observed. 

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