Tag: T. S. Eliot

February 28, 2018 – Ketti Frings, Other Writers’ & Poets’ Birthdays

Today is Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018. Writers with birthdays today include Ketti Frings and Colum McCann. It’s also the birthday of poet Stephen Spender. And it’s the 35th anniversary of the airing of the final episode of “M*A*S*H.” Today’s poem is “Regret,” by Olivia Ward Bush-Banks. Thank you for reading. Let’s have a great day. Ketti Frings It’s the birthday...

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

Today’s Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. It’s the birthday of Mary Karr, composer and playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda, and author Craig Johnson. Our poem today is Florence Ripley Mastin’s “Night Fell.” You’ll find the poem and an audio version of this post below. Thank you for reading, listening, and sharing. Mary Karr It’s the birthday of poet and memoirist Mary Karr (affiliate...