The Kiss

The Kiss I hoped that he would love me,And he has kissed my mouth,But I am like a stricken birdThat cannot reach the south. For though I know he loves me,To-night my heart is sad;His kiss was not so wonderfulAs all the dreams I had. “The Kiss” is a romantic poem written in 1917 by… Read More The Kiss


Sara Teasdale was an American lyric poet born in St. Louis, Missouri on 8 August 1884 In 1918, she won the Columbia University Poetry Society Prize for her collection Love Songs.The prize was later officially renamed the Pulitzer Prize. after newspaper publisher Joseph PulitzerWeakened after a difficult bout with pneumonia, she died by suicide in… Read More Wisdom