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February 16, 2018 – Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays & Other Literary History

Today is Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. It’s the birthday of poet Peter Porter, biographer Nigel Hamilton, and screenwriter Albert Hackett. And today in 1741, Benjamin Franklin published the first issue of “The General Magazine.” Today’s poem is “On a Pair of Garters” by Sir John Davies. Thank you for reading and sharing Bidwell Hollow. Peter Porter Born today in Brisbane,...