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Second Generation Romantic Poets - Anthology

She Walks in Beauty, Lord Byron

She walks in beauty, like the night
O of cloudless climes and starry skies;
A and all that’s best of dark and bright… 646 more words

"Adding sound to movies would be like putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo." –Mary Pickford

“If it’s a good movie, the sound could go off and the audience would still have a perfectly clear idea of what was going on.” … 194 more words

Philosophy And Humor

A Trip to Rome

A *slightly* impulsive booking of a trip to Rome was such a good idea. Being that ancient Rome is by far my favourite period of history to study, I really wanted to visit this place for myself, seeing some of the most iconic buildings and artwork which exist today in Rome. 769 more words

Poems You Should Know: 'Ode To A Nightingale' by John Keats

John Keats (1795-1821) was one of the most innovative poets of the Romantic movement, and ‘Ode To A Nightingale’ is filled with the things the Romantics loved best: emotion, nature, death, and, in this case, drug use. 645 more words


Keats for Kids

A Song About Myself, by John Keats, illustrated by Chris Raschka; Candlewick Press, $17.99, 40 pages, ages 7-9. 

British poet John Keats (1795-1821) published fifty-four poems during his brief life, yet those pieces secured his place among the “second generation” of Romantic poets like Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe.  231 more words

Book Reviews

This is about Fear...

This blog is not about politics – and I don’t want to turn it into a political blog because this is not why I started writing it. 509 more words


When I have fears that I may cease to be (John Keats)

When I have fears that I may cease to be

by John Keats

When I have fears that I may cease to be
Before my pen has gleaned my teeming brain, 433 more words