Ever since we can remember, poets have captivated people’s hearts and tickled their imaginations. So it’s no wonder that poetry is still very much alive today. And in this technological age, it has adapted. Poets have taken advantage of what technology has to give, so there are plenty of amazing apps for people that absolutely love poetry. If you’re one of those people, here is a list of the best apps for poetry lovers which you can easily add to your device.
POETRY from Poetry Foundation
One of the most downloaded and most popular apps for poetry on Google Play is the amazing POETRY from Poetry Foundation. It was developed by a leading poetry authority and it features collections of poetry from basically every poet out there. You can look for poems by title, a line, or by author name. You can also bookmark your favourite poems and share stuff on social networks.
Love Poems is a huge database of touching, imaginative and fun poems about the best thing in the world – love. If you enjoy spending time reading or even writing such poetry, this is the ideal app for you. It allows you to access other people’s work, but it also lets you upload your own stuff for others to read. So if you fancy yourself a poet, this would be the best place to start publishing your work.
Want to hear your favourite poems read out loud by Helena Bonham Carter, Harry Enfield or Bill Nighy? If the answer is yes, you will simply love the iF Poems app. It gives you access to around 270 poems written by some of the world’s best poets. And to make it even better, it is perfect for both kids and adults.
Poems by Heart from Penguin Classics
Ever imagined yourself being able to recite just the right line at just the right moment? Why not accomplish this in the easiest possible way? Penguin Classics brings you some of the best poems, as well as very handy tools for learning them by heart.