Dante’s Inferno is one of the most graphically striking epics of our time where his travels take him through the dark abhorred regions of the insufferable landscapes of hell, and tortured souls.
David Young’s refreshing translation of Petrarch’s anatomy of lyric poems brings the vernacular to English speech in a collection of 366 sonnets written more than six hundred years ago by the first modern poet.
Susan Joyner-Stumpf has been writing poetry since a very young age. Besides her poetry being published in poetry anthologies, magazines, and on writing websites, it is now featured in her own poetry books. She is the author of seven of them and is working on more books as well.
When people go through difficult times in their lives it is often beneficial to jot it all down on paper. That's what writer and poet Nicola Ward did. Now only did doing so help her in many ways but it also brought forth her powerfully moving debut poetry book Hurt.
My review of "Born Again: The Limericks of Regis" - a collection of limericks written by the talented poet and author Regis Auffray...
My review of the poetry book, A Crimson Tide by author Lena Kovadlo.
A quick overview of the aspects of modernism in the 1931 novel, "Brave New World."
The Abiku mystery is much treated among the African modern contemporary writers. The belief has spread rapidly through out Africa, primarily due to high infant mortality rate.African beliefs is that Abiku is an evil child that torment the parent with perpetual birth and death,and it ...
Anyone can write a novel but not anyone can write a novel in verse. Ellen Hopkins can and she excels at it. Her verse novels shed light on important issues teens and even adults face in today's society. All the books make an impact and they deserve the highest praise.
On his search, author uncovers the disturbing truth about his almighty God in the British Channel Islands, in the heart of Islands Royal Guernsey Magistrates Court, administrations in his Bangla poems ‘The States of Guernsey’ governing and ruling the Islands in the past the auth...
Son of a shoe-maker-Christopher Marlowe wrote Hero and Leander,set the fashion of mythological stories in verse after the manner of Ovid.
Longinus describes five sources of sublimity--"great thoughts,strong emotion,certain figures of thought and speech,noble diction and dignified word arrangement."
Book review for a Romantic's Passion by The American Author's Association
Elizabeth Barrett began a correspondence with Robert Browning-who was a few years younger than her and became Mrs.Browning in 1846.She wrote poems which showed a fine fusion of the Bible,the Greeks,Byron and Shelley.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan (1751-1816)-a young newlywed-living in Bath-completed his first play at the age of twenty three.His wife Elizabeth Ann Linley had given up her career as a singer.Because it was not proper for the wife of a "gentleman ."