Tag Archives: Omar Khayyam

Word Cloud: EXTRAVAGANT

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD There is just a breath of Purtianism lurking in most American poetry. We admire the winnowing of excess words, the spareness of poets like Frost and Sandburg and the prose of Hemingway and Steinbeck. American poets … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: May 18, 2017

May 18th is Cheese Soufflé Day Buy a Musical Instrument Day * International Museum Day * HIV Vaccine Awareness Day * National No Dirty Dishes Day ________________________________________________________________ MORE! Omar Khayyam, Margot Fonteyn and Jackie Cochran, click

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