Tag: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

February 27, 2018 – John Steinbeck, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. It’s the birthday of writers John Steinbeck and Irwin Shaw. Also honored with birthdays today are poets Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Kenneth Koch. Longfellow’s “The Evening Star” is our poem for today. Thank you for reading and sharing Bidwell Hollow with others. Have a terrific Tuesday. John Steinbeck It’s the birthday of John Steinbeck...

January 31, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. It’s the birthday of poet Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, and writers Zane Grey and Norman Mailer. It’s from Schoolcraft that we have today’s poem, “Invocation,” which you’ll find below. Thank you for reading and listening to Bidwell Hollow. If you enjoy Bidwell Hollow, please share it with others. Jane Johnston Schoolcraft Born today in 1800...