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Nicholson’s Birthday/Poems Removed from Website/Illegal Poetry – Poetry News Roundup January 8th

 

Today we take a look at the birthday celebration for Norman Nicholson, the poems removed from a website and finally the poetry that will now be against the law. Poet's Birthday Celebration January 8th marks the birthdate of the poet Norman Nicholson. Born in 1914 Nicholson who hailed from Millom in the ...

T.S Eliot And Emily Hale – Poetry News January 6th

 

Today on My Poetic Side we take look at a letter sent from T.S Eliot about his relationship with Emily Hale. Poet “Speaks” From Beyond the Grave We recently wrote about the exciting unveiling of a stash of over 1000 letters written by the poet T.S Eliot that were to be unveiled 50 ...

Anne Bronte’s Birth Anniversary/Williams College Donation – Poetry News Roundup January 3rd

 

Today in our poetry news round-up we take a look at the often-forgotten Bronte sister, Anne. We also look at the poetry donation received by Williams College. Anne Bronte – Into the Limelight This year marks the 200th birth anniversary of the youngest Bronte sister, Anne Bronte.  On 17th January the Bronte ...

London Streets Poem/Ghalib Anniversary/Lana Del Rey Spoken-Word Album – Poetry News Roundup December 26th

 

Today on My Poetic Side, we have a story of the poet's view of the streets of London, the anniversary of the birth of Mirza Ghalib and Lana Del Rey's spoken-word album. London’s Empty Streets Revealed by Poet The hustling bustling streets of the capital are something well known to anyone who ...