Writers and poets

Explore the lives and works of writers and poets who have left an indelible mark on literature. Discover their words, stories, and insights to ignite your own creativity.
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William Faulkner, age 33, modeling the open-collar look in this publicity shot for his novel “Sanctuary.” Photo by J. R. Cofield of Oxford, Mississippi. © The Cofield Collection. The Cofields were family friends, and photographed Faulkner over the years from 1930 to 1962. * “Man knows so little about his fellows. In his eyes all men or women act upon what he believes would motivate him if he were mad enough to do what that other man or woman is doing.” —“Light in August” (1932) * “William…

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Have you read any Irish poetry? Are you familiar with some of Ireland's more famous poets, including William Butler Yeats, Seamus Heaney and Patrick Kavanagh? The poetry of all three seems to evoke a special affinity for the beauty and soul of Ireland that makes the Emerald Isle so special for so many. Discover more about these 3 Irish poets by clicking on the blog post below. #WorldPoetryDay #IrishPoets #IrishPoetry

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