Happy birthday, Emily Dickinson!
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Robert Herrick is one of my favorite poets, hands down. This photo is from “Seventeenth Century Prose and Poetry”, selected and edited by Witherspoon and Warnke – about the only college textbook I still have.
The Night-Piece to Julia, by Robert Herrick:
Also, happy belated birthday, Robert Herrick! (August 24)
I met a dragon face to face, by Jack Prelutzky
Goodbye Mog, by Judith Kerr
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