Louis Untermeyer made the unlikely jump from poetry critic to TV star. But then his past led to his being blacklisted. Here's the story.
Welcome to the June 7-10 edition of Bidwell Hollow. It's the birthday of poet Gwendolyn Brooks. This edition also recognizes the birthdays of Saul Bellow, Patricia Cornwell, and Maurice Sendak. Lola Ridge's "Potpourri" is this edition's poem. If you have
Today is Wednesday, March 14, 2018. It's the birthday of cartoonist Hank Ketcham, architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable, and dramatist Horton Foote. Carl Sandburg's "Black Horizons" is our poem for today. I appreciate your support of Bidwell Hollow. Thank you
Writers' and poets' whose birthdays are today, Jan. 6, include Carl Sandburg, Elizabeth Strout, and E. L. Doctorow. It's from Sandburg that we have today's poem, "Shirt," which you'll find below. Thank you for reading. Carl Sandburg Today in a three-room cottage