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Today is Monday, April 2, 2018. It's the birthday of famed fairy tale writer Hans Christian Andersen. It's also the birthday of writer Émile Zola and poet Anne Waldman. Our poem for today is "Prairie Spring" by Willa Cather. May

Today is Thursday, March 1, 2018. It's the birthday of three poets whose first names start with "R:" Robert Lowell, Richard Wilbur, and Robert Hass. Also born today was composer Frédéric Chopin. And John Keats's "To Sleep" is our poem

Writers' and poets' whose birthdays are today, Jan. 6, include Carl Sandburg, Elizabeth Strout, and E. L. Doctorow. It's from Sandburg that we have today's poem, "Shirt," which you'll find below. Thank you for reading. Carl Sandburg Today in a three-room cottage