Tag: Edgar Allan Poe

January 29, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Monday, Jan. 29, 2018. It’s the birthday of writers Anton Chekhov, Robin Morgan, and Thomas Paine. And it’s on this date, in 1845, that Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” published for the first time. Our poem for today is Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Block City.” Thank you for reading, listening to, and sharing Bidwell Hollow. Anton Chekhov Born today...

January 19, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday. It’s also the birthday of singer/songwriters Dolly Parton and Janis Joplin, writer Patricia Highsmith and publisher John H. Johnson. Today’s poem and a podcast version of this post are below. Thank you for reading, listening to, and sharing Bidwell Hollow. Edgar Allan Poe It’s the birthday of Edgar Allan Poe...