Tag: Claude McKay

March 8, 2018 – Jeffrey Eugenides, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

Today is Thursday, March 8, 2018. Birthdays today include writers Jeffrey Eugenides and Douglass Wallop. It’s also the birthday of poet Juana de Ibarbourou and journalist John McPhee. Claude McKay’s “I Know My Soul” is our poem for today. Thank you for reading Bidwell Hollow. And thank you for telling others about Bidwell Hollow. Have a wonderful day. Jeffrey Eugenides...

January 24, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Jan. 24, 2018. It’s Edith Wharton’s birthday, and it’s the birthday of singer/songwriter Neil Diamond. Claude McKay’s “On Broadway” is our poem for today. If you enjoy Bidwell Hollow, please share us with others. Thank you for reading, listening to, and sharing Bidwell Hollow. Edith Wharton Born today in 1862 in New York City was Edith Newbold Jones....