Tag: Charles Dickens

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...

February 7, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018. It’s the birthday of writer Charles Dickens. It’s also the birthday of Laura Ingalls Wilder, Sinclair Lewis, and poet David Ignatow. Our poem for today is “Diana in the Hunt,” by Forceythe Wilson. Thank you for reading, listening to, and sharing Bidwell Hollow. Charles Dickens Today is the birthday of Charles John Huffam Dickens...