Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown. — Victor Hugo, French writer and poet
Maya Angelou: The Decision That Changed My Life: Keeping My Baby - Late writer and poet Maya Angelou’s legacy is one that all writers and readers across the world can admire and aspire to. But while most people are aware of her professional work, they don’t know Angelou’s personal story. Angelou had one son Guy, whose birth was described in her first autobiography, one grandson, and two great-grandchildren. She became pregnant as a teenager and could have sought an illegal abortion but…
The Silence- Bastille Listen to this song and know what it's about - still apply these words to writers and poets everywhere
Elie Wiesel’s Timely Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech on Human Rights and Our Shared Duty in Ending Injustice | “We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”
Over 100 writers in their early and late years (chart) The collage created by Prateek Lala, and entitled “We were all young once”, puts together pictures of 104 famous writers and poets.
Festus Claudius "Claude" McKay was a Jamaican-American writer and poet, who was a seminal figure in the Harlem Renaissance.
My students have fallen in love with The Color Purple. Such an amazing writer and poet...
Edgar Allen Poe quote. One of my favorite writers.
“Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.” ― Edgar Allan Poe