Dec. 10, 1997
To His Mistress Going to Bed
Today's Reading: "To His Mistress Going to Bed" by John Donne.
French composer Oliver Messian (QUARTET FOR THE END OF TIME) was born in Avignon in 1908.
English novelist Rumer Godden, author of BLACK NARCISSUS, was born in Eastbourne, Sussex in 1907.
English children's author Mary Norton (BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS, THE BORROWERS) was born in London in 1903.
Poet Nelly Sachs, winner of the 1966 Nobel Prize for Literature, was born in Berlin in 1891.
Poet Emily Dickinson, who published only seven of her poems during her lifetime, was born in Amherst, Massachusetts in 1830.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®