Today is Thursday, March 29, 2018. It's the birthday of writers Elizabeth Hand, Judith Guest, and Alec Wilkinson. And "The King and I" made its Broadway debut today in 1951. Our poem for today is by Wallace Stevens. It's titled,
Welcome to St. Patrick's Day weekend, March 17-18, 2018. Birthdays this weekend include John Updike, Wilfred Owen, William Gibson, and Franz Wright. The first St. Patrick's Day parade took place today in 1762 in New York City. "St. Patrick's Day"