Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Comments about poetsKLEINE W. year 5: "For one living, a brisk wind freshly fans,
For someone else, a sunset’s sweet caress—
We know none of these, the same everywhere."
From Requiem by Anna Akhmatova
Paul Holdengraber: “You will hear thunder and remember me,
and think: she wanted storms”
~ Anna Akhmatova
Ana Paula Alvarez: theshatterednotes: “I lost myself in the long spring.” — Anna Akhmatova, from “Parting” featured in The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova tr. by Judith Hemschemeyer (via watchoutforintellect)
Miss Fortune: Ah, but a man's grasp should exceed his reach, Or what's a heaven for ? -- Robert Browning, "Andrea del Sarto"
MacCocktail: “Grow old with me! The best is yet to be.”
― Robert Browning (born this day, May 7, 1812)
Editors of SpecGram: What so wild as words are? —Robert Browning
piZap: Celebrate World Music with piZap!
“Who hears music, feels his solitude
Peopled at once.” ― Robert Browning
GSWSyndicate: What deep wounds ever closed without a scar? ~George Gordon, Lord Byron, Child Harold's Pilgrimage
CC Stewy: Energy is more attractive than beauty. - Louisa May Alcott
WCRH the Compass: Focus on The Family Radio Theatre at 2:30
Little Women Pt 02
Countless generations grew up with Meg, Jo, Beth & Amy as they became "Little Women". Now Focus on the Family Radio Theatre revisits Louisa May Alcott’s enduring best-seller for a fresh look at sacrificial family love.
mahdi boushehri: little men audiobook by Louisa May Alcott Chapter 14 children stories
mahdi boushehri: little men audiobook by Louisa May Alcott Chapter 15
mahdi boushehri: little men audiobook by Louisa May Alcott Chapter 16 stories for children
Books Gleam: “I'd rather take coffee than compliments just now.”
― Louisa May Alcott, Little Women
Art via Ingredients LDN
Wisdom to Inspire: "I am not afraid of storms, for I have learned how to sail my ship." Louisa May Alcott
DURHAM'S COLPITTS POETRY CLUB CELEBRATED IN PICTURES
The Colpitts Poetry group, which brought more than 400 poets to Durham, was formed in a hotel in 1975....
PPP LAWMAKER QUESTIONS GOVT'S PLAN TO NAME ROAD AFTER AFGHAN LEADER
ISLAMABAD: A Pakistan People's Party (PPP) legislator on the floor of the National Assembly on Saturday asked the government why it was going to name ...
POET-LYRICIST S RAMESAN NAIR PASSES AWAY
Kochi: Poet and lyricist S Ramesan Nair passed away at the age of 73. He was undergoing treatment for Covid in a private hospital in Kochi. Ramesan Na...
JADA PINKETT SMITH SHARES UNPUBLISHED TUPAC SHAKUR POEM TO MARK HIS BIRTHDAY
Hollywood star Jada Pinkett Smith has posted a never-before-seen poem written for her by deceased rapper Tupac Shakur, who would have turned 50 on Wed...
JADA PINKETT SMITH HONORS TUPAC SHAKUR'S 50TH BIRTHDAY WITH NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN POEM FROM LATE RAPPER
The "Set It Off" actress shared a relic that is near and dear to her heart – a never-before-seen poem written to Pinkett-Smith by her late friend Tu...
JADA PINKETT SMITH SHARES UNRELEASED POEM FROM TUPAC SHAKUR
Jada Pinkett Smith is celebrating the late Tupac Shakur. The 49-year-old Red Table Talk star shared a poem from the late icon on what would have been ...
JADA PINKETT-SMITH SHARES NEVER-HEARD TUPAC POEM AS FANS CELEBRATE HIS 50TH BIRTHDAY
All Poetry News
Jada Pinkett-Smith posted a video showing a never before seen poem by late rapper Tupac just ahead of what would have been a milestone birthday....
Births on this day in history
- 06/21/1950 - Anne Carson - Canadian poet and academic
- 06/21/1945 - Adam Zagajewski - Polish author and poet
- 06/21/1942 - Henry S. Taylor - American author and poet
- 06/21/1925 - Stanley Moss - American poet
- 06/21/1910 - Aleksandr Tvardovsky - Russian poet and author (d. 1971)
- 06/21/1834 - Frans de Cort - Flemish poet and author (d. 1878)
- 06/21/1797 - Wilhelm Küchelbecker - Russian poet and author (d. 1846)
- 06/21/1730 - Motoori Norinaga - Japanese poet and scholar (d. 1801)
Deaths on this day in history
- 06/21/2015 - Veijo Meri - Finnish author and poet (b. 1928)
- 06/21/2011 - Robert Kroetsch - Canadian author and poet (b. 1927)
- 06/21/1992 - Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah - Bangladeshi poet
- 06/21/1529 - John Skelton - English poet and educator (b. 1460)