A child miseducated is a child lost.
Comments about poetsJulie Laumann: You may remember Robert Weaver as the guy who said his childhood experience as a patient in the Indian Health Service qualified him to run it.
naiklagi.com: “It isn’t the mountain ahead that wears you out; it’s the grain of sand in your shoe.”
-- Robert W. Service
afcstuff: Dr Erkut Sogut (Özil’s agent): “You wouldn’t expect a club with class to make 55 people redundant just after winning the FA Cup or sacking a mascot after 27 years of service just before making a £45m signing. It doesn’t help if people from outside the club speak on their behalf.”
Fountain Gate Chapel: ::FRIDAY PRAYER SERVICE::Speaker: PASTOR ROBERT DANIELS::Message: UNDERSTANDING YOUR JUBILEE::
Iron Capt: Robert Shea said the Bush administration never considered such a move in part because it may run aground of civil service laws passed by Congress. Shea said the advice of expert career employees would likely be ignored if the order took place.
Carla: Robert Service wrote this amusing poem while he lived in the yukon
simon maginn: BREAKING: The Crack Dens and Brothels Association Press Office have commented:
'Our crack dens and brothels operate to the highest ethical and hygienic standards, and we would never give service to anyone we believed to be a Tory MP.'
Raymond E. Foster: Robert (Bob) Martin retired from the Lower Township Police Department (New Jersey) as a Detective Commander after 25 years of service
Morceaux des Morts: Symbolic illustrations by Italian artist Achille Calzi (1873-1919).
1, 2 and 3. For Charles Baudelaire's 'Les fleurs du mal', 1913.
4. 'The Witch', 1904.
Jo: “It is in spite of themselves that the nations of the world produce geniuses”
— Charles Baudelaire
Eddinho: The greatest trick of the devil is to convince you that he does not exist.
- Charles Baudelaire
MoGalore NOOK KOBO KINDLE BOOKS: Writers Inspirational Quotes
I have cultivated my hysteria with joy and terror.
- Charles Baudelaire
jawbonejoe: Can't believe that I, an inflatable dancing person in front of a used car dealership, could write a better book than the (presumably) human Jack Kerouac.
The Beat Museum: The Ghosts of Pawtucketville Night auction started today. Some extremely rare and highly coveted items, most by Jack Kerouac. Please check it out of Facebook here:
Texas State English: Susan Morrison has published “[A]n Exterior Air of Pilgrimage”: The Resilience of Pilgrimage Ecopoetics and Slow Travel from Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales to Jack Kerouac’s On the Road in *Humanities.*
LINDSAY ELL & POET ADAM ROA ARE DATING!
Lindsay Ell has a new boyfriend! The 31-year-old country star confirmed she’s in a relationship with 35-year-old L.A.-based poet and artist Adam...
'WESTMOUNT WAS KIND OF A BEACON FOR HIM': LEONARD COHEN'S EARLY YEARS TOLD THROUGH HUNDREDS OF VOICES IN NEW BOOK
Back in the mid-2000s, Michael Posner, then a staff reporter for The Globe and Mail, received a much awaited email from a coveted address, [email protected]
POEM FOR BREONNA TAYLOR - WOTY TRIBUTE
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PM MODI CONDOLES DEMISE OF POET AKKITHAM
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MEETING GROUND: NATIONAL HEROES' DAY EDITION
October 19 is National Heroes' Day in Jamaica, and as the poems below remind us of people in the past who fought for freedom, whether from all forms o...
'HYSTERIA' WINS TWO AMERICAN TRANSLATION AWARDS
An English translation of Kim Yi-deum’s book of poetry “Hysteria” (Action Books) became the first-ever book to win both the National...
THE GREATEST IS A BRILLIANT ARGUMENT WITH NO ENDING
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Births on this day in history
- 10/24/1950 - Gabriella Sica - Italian poet and author
- 10/24/1930 - Elaine Feinstein - English poet
- 10/24/1927 - Barbara Robinson - American author and poet (d. 2013)
- 10/24/1923 - Denise Levertov - British-born American poet (d. 1997)
- 10/24/1885 - Alice Perry - Irish engineer and poet (d. 1969)
- 10/24/1788 - Sarah Josepha Hale - American author and poet (d. 1879)
Deaths on this day in history
- 10/24/1969 - Behçet Kemal Çağlar - Turkish poet and politician (b. 1908)
- 10/24/1943 - Hector de Saint-Denys Garneau - Canadian poet and painter (b. 1912)
- 10/24/1875 - Raffaello Carboni - Italian-Australian author and poet (b. 1817)