Dec. 30, 1997
The Wreck of the Hesperus
Today's Reading: "The Wreck of the Hesperus" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
Today is the birthday of English novelist and poet Rudyard Kipling, born in India, 1865, where many of his novels are set including PLAIN TALES FROM THE HILLS and the two JUNGLE BOOKS.
Novelist and poet Paul Bowles was born on this day in New York City in 1910.
American rhythm and blues singer Bo Diddley was born on this day in McComb, Mississippi, 1928.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®