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Belphoebe31: An important new edition of Anne Bradstreet's writings is now available!!!

sarahceross: Excited to see - and have just ordered - this new edition of Anne Bradstreet's poems.

GordonTredgold: Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge -- fitter to bruise than polish. - Anne Bradstreet

JeffYi16: "If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome." Anne Bradstreet

CardColm: "Authority without wisdom is like a heavy axe without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish." Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672)

UnitedNationsCO: If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; If we did not sometimes taste the adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome. ~Anne Dudley Bradstreet~

manusome9: Sweet words are like honey, a little may refresh, but too much gluts the stomach. Anne Bradstreet

tashaaaaaaa: Anne Bradstreet would be pissed to know that we’re still debating about whether or not women can lead.

MissCaraReads: America's first published poet was a Puritan mother of seven, Anne Bradstreet. Daughter of one governor and wife to another, she managed somehow to write while carving a life out of the wilderness. Her poetry…

TheRealOPela: In 1510 today: introduced Anne Bradstreet and some poetry terms, and Chapter 8 of the Scarlet Letter! WE finished the Wife of Bath's prologue in 1530: next essay draft due today!

EvelynIvyCPA: Authority without wisdom is like a heavy axe without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish. ~Anne Bradstreet

iter_community: New release in Other Voice in Early Modern Europe: Toronto series: v. 69, MRTS 563; Anne Bradstreet, Poems and Meditations. Edited by Margaret Olofson Thickstun;

AggieTrack: 10th grade student, Jennifer Cristin’s, illustration of the poem “The Author to Her Book” by Anne Bradstreet.

laphamsquart: Anne Bradstreet died on this day in 1672.

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LendellNolan: September 16, 1672: Puritan Anne Bradstreet, America's first noteworthy poet, dies.

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ATOMRECORDS: Holidays for Monday, September 16th, 2019 Anne Bradstreet Day Observed annually on September 16th International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer Observed annually on September 16th Mayflower Day Observed annually on September 16th

todayquotes: "Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish." Anne Bradstreet, d 347y ago today

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BotanicalShax: Today is Anne Bradstreet Day! She’s the 1st published writer in the English Colonies! She caught the tail-end of the Sonnet Craze. One of her poems echoes Shakespeare’s “Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day”... agree?

aidymalhc: Why did I just start crying while reading Anne Bradstreet

JediTrials: "Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than polish." - Anne Bradstreet

BRBofMissouri: Did you hear it is Anne Bradstreet Day? One of the most influential female poets EVER! We <3 you, Anne!

drmardy: "If we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome. " Anne Bradstreet (d. Sep. 16, 1672). America's 1st poet.

CopyrightGroup: This day in 1672 the poetess Anne Bradstreet died. Her poetry reveals early struggles in America and with relationships. Her works glisten with hope, loss and humanity. Sample here

AudioBookRadio: This day in 1672 the poetess Anne Bradstreet died. Her poetry reveals early struggles in America and with relationships. Her works glisten with hope, loss and humanity. Sample here

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solange99: TODAY IS Sept. 16 ANNE BRADSTREET DAY She was the first poet and first female writer in the British North American colonies to be published.

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