Feb. 1, 1998
Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town
Today's Reading: "Anyone Lived in a Pretty How Town" by e.e. cummings from COMPLETE POEMS OF E.E. CUMMINGS, published by Liveright.
It's the birthday today of author Reynolds Price (A LONG AND HAPPY LIFE; THE SOURCE OF LIGHT) born in Macon, North Carolina, 1933.
Pulitzer Prize winning-poet Galway Kinnell was born on this day in Providence, Rhode, Island, 1927.
It's the birthday of humorist S.J. Perelman, who wrote screenplays for the early Marx Brothers movies and the Oscar-winning screenplay AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS. He was born in Brooklyn in 1904.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®