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Sarah Miller: Witch-Wife and magic

Sarah Miller guest blogs on the theme of Witches for Stirred, and here she is performing her amazing sestina on childhood witch Ginny Green-Teeth. Here are a few of her words behind the inspiration for the poem: 1,269 more words

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Celebrating Poetry | Edna St. Vincent Millay

Wraith
by Edna St. Vincent Millay, American poet and playwright (1892-1950)

“Thin Rain, whom are you haunting,
That you haunt my door?”
—Surely it is not I she’s wanting; 147 more words

Poetry

Mondays with the Masters: Edna St. Vincent Millay

First Fig

My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends—
It gives a lovely light!

Mondays With The Masters

Parnassian Moments 19 October: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Poet: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Dates: 22 February 1892 – 19 October 1950

Nationality: American

Title of Poem: And you as well must die, belovèd dust… 177 more words

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First Fig

First Fig
Edna St. Vincent Millay, 1892-1950

My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends— 22 more words

Poetry

The Leaf and the Tree, by Edna St Vincent Millay

I know I’ve been posting a lot of poems lately but this one is just SO good!!  I had to share.  I love how the author is talking to herself. 213 more words

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Book of the Week - Fallen Beauty

Hello gentle reader,

this week I’ve been reading FALLEN BEAUTY by Erika Robuck (published in March 2014 by NAL Trade). It’s a Historical novel set in 1920’s New York. 218 more words

EM Castellan