Q) How do I get prepared to record poetry with you? A) Here’s a decent article on general preparation. See Secrets of Audiobook Narrators. Further, while a reader who understands where the poem is coming from and resonates with that out of experience with life itself is the most powerful aspect of what our recordings together might share, that cannot be taught. It is part of your unique expression. But of the ancillary skills there is also the mechanics of actual speech you might want to check out.