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A Literary Milestone

“So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn’t somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?”

~Harriet Beecher Stowe, whose “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” was first published 165 years ago today. 396 more words

Study Break

The Dream of Freedom by Owen Hargraves Suffolk (Henry Manly)

‘Twas night, and the moonbeams palely fell
On the gloomy walls of a cheerless cell,
Where a captive sought a brief repose
From the bitter pangs of his waking woes, 844 more words

Poetry