Category: March

March 24-25, 2018 – Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

It’s the weekend of March 24 and March 25, 2018. Birthdays this weekend include writers Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Toni Cade Bambara, and Kate DiCamillo. It’s also director David Lean’s birthday. Our poem for this weekend is Marianne Moore’s “He Made This Screen.” Have an enjoyable and relaxing weekend. We’ll see you again Monday morning. Lawrence Ferlinghetti Allen Ginsberg first read his...

March 22, 2018 – Louis L’Amour, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

Today is Thursday, March 22, 2018. It’s the birthday of Western writer Louis L’Amour. Other birthdays today include poet Billy Collins, best-selling novelist James Patterson, and composer Andrew Lloyd Webber. Sherwood Anderson’s “Spring Song” is today’s poem. Thank you for reading, and sharing, Bidwell Hollow. Stay safe and joyful. Louis L’Amour If it hadn’t been for a John Wayne movie,...

March 21, 2018 – David Wisniewski, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

Today is Wednesday, March 21, 2018. It’s the birthday of children’s book writer and illustrator David Wisnewski. It’s also the birthday of political writer Thomas Frank and Australian novelist Frank Hardy. Our poem for today is Florence Ripley Mastin’s “Discovery.” Thank you for supporting Bidwell Hollow. Let’s have a great day. David Wisniewski David Wisniewski (affiliate link) spent one semester...