bonjourfrenchwords: Happiness is sometimes hidden in the unknown. — Victor Hugo, French writer and poet
Literature (Famous Writers and Poets in Great Britain)
Awesome storyteller Michael Rosen's official videos of his poems and stories. They captivate students!
William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616 / Warwickshire) All the World's a Stage All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages. At first, the infant, Mewling and puking in the nurse's arms.
Today on Brain Pickings, the great anthropologist, science writer, and poet Loren Eiseley on the inner light that makes us human and the relationship between nature and human nature – gorgeous read from 1960: brainpickings.org
Astrid Lindgren - Für ihre mehr als siebzig Bilder-, Kinder- und Jugendbücher, die in über siebzig Sprachen übesetzt worden sind, wurde sie u.a. mit folgenden Preisen ausgezeichnet: Friedenspreis des Deutschen Buchhandels - Alternativer Nobelpreis - Internationaler Jugendbuchpreis - Hans-Christian-Andersen-Medaille - Große Goldmedaille der Schwedischen Akademie - Schwedischer Staatspreis für Literatur - Deutscher Jugenditeraturpreis - Prämie.
The Silence- Bastille Listen to this song and know what it's about - still apply these words to writers and poets everywhere
Die Schweizerin Gertrud Leutenegger hat den Roswitha-Preis der Stadt Bad Gandersheim bekommen. - writer and poet
Pictures of 100 writers in their early years
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.
Creativity and Madness: the Real Reason Why Writers and Poets Are So Eccentric | via @learningmindcom | learning-mind.com
Writer and poet Maya Angelou died this morning, according to a family statement. She was found by her caregiver and was reportedly been in poor health and had c