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Today in history

  • 1578

    St John of the Cross: On the 15th of August 1578 St John of the Cross escapes from jail through a small window [Fontiveros, Ávila, Spain]

  • 1617

    John Donne: On the 15th of August 1617 Donne's wife Anne More dies [London, United Kingdom]

  • 1771

    Sir Walter Scott: Sir Walter Scott was born in 1771 in Edinburgh. His father was a solicitor and the family had strong Presbyterian roots. [College Wynd, Edinburgh, Scotland]

  • 1858

    Edith Nesbit: On the 15th of August 1858, Edith Nesbit is born in Kennington, Surrey [Kennington, Surrey, United Kingdom]

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Lake District/Most Difficult Poem To Read – Poetry News Roundup August 14th

 

In today’s poetry news round up, we take a look at a poem about the Lake District that has been put together by Tony Walsh. Also, find out if you can pronounce every word in one of the most difficult poems in the English language. Mancunian poet writes a masterpiece celebrating the Lake District Tony Walsh is a name that we have all come to know and love after he delivered a powerful poem ...


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