Jan. 12, 1997
Today's Reading:"Egg" by C.G. Hanzlicek from AGAINST DREAMING, published by University of Missouri Press.
It's the birthday of French poet, prose writer, and storyteller Charles Perrault, born in Paris in 1628 and best remembered for TALES OF MOTHER GOOSE.
British statesman and conservative thinker Edmund Burke was born in Dublin on this day in 1729.
American novelist and short-story writer Jack London (CALL OF THE WILD; WHITE FANG) was born on this day in San Francisco in 1876.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®