#Poets on Friday ~ Ingeborg Bachmann introduced by Professor Rainer Schulte, Center for Translation Studies, University of Texas

Hello out there, how are you on this Friday morning? I hope you are well and if not that you find help with a poem and someone who holds you tight. Today I want to introduce you to the Austrian poet Ingeborg Bachmann. I stumbled over her poetry first at school but later in a…… Continue reading #Poets on Friday ~ Ingeborg Bachmann introduced by Professor Rainer Schulte, Center for Translation Studies, University of Texas

50 Poets and Writers you should read before you are 50 (Part III)

50 poets and authors? Really? Bee, don’t you think that’s a bit much to ask for? Sure but there is the “Cinnamon Challenge”, the “Ice Bucket Challenge” and the ” Hot Pepper Challenge” why not challenge yourself to read????? Here are some more of The Bee’s suggestions of who and what to read! And if…… Continue reading 50 Poets and Writers you should read before you are 50 (Part III)

50 Poets and Writers you should read before you are 50 (Part II)

Yesterday I showed you the first ten poets and writers I think we should read before we are fifty. Did you know any of them? Don’t worry if not I am sure you still have time to read all of them. I did mention other lists that mainly contain authors from America and Europe. I…… Continue reading 50 Poets and Writers you should read before you are 50 (Part II)

50 Poets and Writer’s You should read before you are 50 (Part I)

Have you ever looked at one of those lists that tell you what you should have read before you’re a certain age? I have and I have to say I am not impressed. Those lists could have come directly from your old literature teacher and hardly ever show anything new or exciting. Neither do they…… Continue reading 50 Poets and Writer’s You should read before you are 50 (Part I)