I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Comments about poetsRick London Organics: God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest. ~J.G. Holland
Fox Advise: Only the young die good.
good, Oliver Herford
Raider1958: A woman's mind is cleaner than a man's: She changes it more often. - Oliver Herford
C Hampton: So proud brexiters Nigel Lawson and Andrew Neil live in France and Johnson's father has a French passport and lives in Greece. Do you get it yet brexit voters? Brexit is for you and not for them.
Willem Dafriend: Refusal to use a person's preferred pronoun is wild. Like refusing to use someone's name.
"Hi, I'm Francois."
"Nah. In my culture, you're Frank. I don't accept your French agenda. You're Frank."
FMT - EUROPE 2 (RADIO): Mixed by FRANK SAVANNAH - BACK TO THE FRENCH GROOVE
Forever Louise Brooks: Louise poses with director Frank Tuttle (L) and French playwright Alfred Savoir (R), 1926. A first time FLB post of this photo.
Kim❣ (REST): RUNTOME EP1 ON KUMU
The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them up.
ambrosita613: All the squirrels near my house have different coloured hair on their body vs tails and alI can think is what happened to ya little buddy, fall in a can of paint or something or what lol
Claudia Kurnia Fauzi: Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured. Ambrose Bierce
✨ Une pensée positive par jour: Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret - Ambrose Bierce ✨
The New York Sun: The New-Zealand-born writer Katherine Mansfield (1888–1923) experienced her greatest surge of literary output as her early death from tuberculosis closed in upon her. Read our poem of the day by Mansfield here:
Girlfriend Social: I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.Katherine Mansfield
SFU English Department: Did you know that English professor Dr. Mary Ann Gillies is completing a book about Katherine Mansfield, Emily Carr and Virginia Woolf? She's also at work on a project on trauma and crime fiction!
She's speaking at this event!
_W_irjaF: Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must. ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Births on this day in history
- 05/20/1949 - Michèle Roberts - English author and poet
- 05/20/1900 - Sumitranandan Pant - Indian poet and author (d. 1977)
- 05/20/1811 - Alfred Domett - English-New Zealand poet and politician
Deaths on this day in history
- 05/20/1971 - Waldo Williams - Welsh poet and academic (b. 1904)
- 05/20/1940 - Verner von Heidenstam - Swedish author and poet
- 05/20/1864 - John Clare - English poet (b. 1793)
- 05/20/1841 - Joseph Blanco White - Spanish poet and theologian (b. 1775)