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Joseph Brodsky

Joseph Brodsky 1940 – 1996 was an American poet and essayist. Brodsky was awarded the 1987 Nobel Prize in Literature "for an all-embracing authorship, imbued with clarity of thought and poetic intensity." He was appointed United States Poet Laureate in

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The acknowledged master of the heroic couplet and one of the primary tastemakers of the Augustan age, Alexander Pope was a central figure in the Neoclassical movement of the early 18th century. He was known for having perfected the rhymed couplet form of his idol, John Dryden, and turned it to satiric and philosophical purposes. His mock epic The Rape of the Lock (1714) derides elite society, while An Essay on Criticism (1711) and An Essay on Man (1733-34) articulate many of the central…

essay on man sparknotes An Essay on Man: Epistle II by Alexander Pope

"The male's bone structure and upper body strength is designed to defend, to protect, and guard. Now, even if a man isn't tall or extremely muscular, he seems to have inner physical resources that enable him to defend. A man's wife should be able to run to him anytime trouble comes. [...]'Only 102 pounds, but that's my man. If you touch me, he'll have your head.'"   -Dr. Myles Munroe and Mrs. Munroe (Not the couple photoed above)

One fateful day, at age John Fugelsang noticed an odd motif in some photos: His mother was wearing a habit.

Anthony Hecht

Anthony Hecht was born 16 January and died 20 October 2004 Three Quotes There’s not a good poet I know who has not at the beck and call of his memory a vast quantity of poetry that.

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As we are so wonderfully done with each other / We can walk into our separate sleep / On floors of music where the milkwhite cloak of childhood lies /

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Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Beat-generation poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, NMH / image via Wikipedia

Daniel Kantak

Daniel Kantak

Enya Brennan

Genres Celtic, world, New Age. Winner of several Grammy and Academy Awards. Hit albums Orinoco Carribean and Only