True Love

Two Lovers Two lovers by a moss-grown spring:They leaned soft cheeks together there,Mingled the dark and sunny hair,And heard the wooing thrushes sing.O budding time!O love’s blest prime! Two wedded from the portal stept:The bells made happy carolings,The air was soft as fanning wings,White petals on the pathway slept.O pure-eyed bride!O tender pride! Two faces… Read More True Love

Bram Stoker

Irish author Abraham Stoker was born on 8 November 1847.He wrote novels and short stories under the name Bram Stoker. The most famous of his works is the 1897 Gothic horror novel Dracula. Here are three quotes from that novel: 🦇 “No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear… Read More Bram Stoker

On Writing

Wystan Hugh Auden (1907 – 29 September 1973) is an Anglo-American poet whose four hundred poems elucidate everything from love to social themes and profound meditation. (Here you can read Funeral Blues and Elegy for J.F.K.) Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1948 for “The Age of Anxiety”, a long poem in six parts, Auden also… Read More On Writing