Tag Archives: Archibald Macleish

Poem for the 4th of July, 2019

Archibald MacLeish (1892-1982) is probably most remembered for his play J.B. He spent some time in and out of the writing life, as a lawyer, an ambulance driver in WWI, an Ivy League professor, and, at the request of President Franklin Roosevelt, as … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: MAYBLOOMS

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD This is the second in our series of May poets — and it’s almost ‘Too Many Poets” week — seventeen poets were born this week. There are probably even more, but these have either published in English, … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: May 4, 2017

May 4th is Bird Day * Intergalactic Star Wars Day * International Firefighters Day * National Day of Reason * Respect for Chickens Day * World Give Day * World Password Day * ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Horace Mann,  Audrey Hepburn and Ernest Hemingway, … Continue reading

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