Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay

American poet and playwright (B:1892-02-22 - D:1950-10-19)

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JMDReid: "A person who publishes a book willfully appears before the populace with his pants down. If it is a good book noth...
jbgerard: It was an extraordinary privilege to hear Luciana Souza add the urgency & beauty of song to poems by L. Cohen and E...
MicheaLeeNelson: "A person who publishes a book willfully appears before the populace with his pants down." ~Edna St. Vincent Mill...
PinkyLegume: 4 of 5 stars to Collected Poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay
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simpleshortpoem: My candle burns at both ends;It will not last the night;But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends-It gives a lovely li...
bloodinlips: "I long for silence as they long for breath"- Edna St. Vincent Millay, from Ode To Silence in "Poems: Edna St. Vincent Millay"
brycebarfield: The Writer's Almanac By Garrison Keillor Saturday 15 December, 2018Ashes of Lifeby Edna St. Vincent MillayL...
inthewood4: "Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime,...
it_exprt: Blood Too Bright: Floyd Dell Remembers Edna St. Vincent Millay - IT Exprt Blog
armadill2010: It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over. (Edna St. Vincent Millay)
WritersPIFbooks: 🍫 A person who publishes a book appears willfully in public eye with his pants down. - Edna St. Vincent Millay
JMarkOckerbloom: Today's advent calendar entry features a 1923 poem by Edna St. Vincent Millay that for many cuts close to the bone....
MichelleBowdler: Edna St Vincent Millay reads her poetry. Forgive my camera work just close your eyes and listen. Happy Holidays....
Krista_DC: . . . her voice is a string of colored beads . . . .-Edna St. Vincent Millay
earlydewofmorn: "Idly athirst for the sea, as who should say:In a moment I will roll upon my mouth and drink it dry"Edna St. Vinc...
debjshaw: 1916 French defeat Germans in WWI Battle of Verdun 1918 American Jewish Congress holds it's 1st meeting 1919 Edna...
Meli_Rodriguez: "Beauty is whatever gives joy."--Edna St. Vincent Millay
jeffymagallanes: They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for...
TheSubtleNotes: Getting to write abt Madison & the Bill of Rights...and a wonderful Edna St Vincent Millay Sonnet: "Read history: s...
YouAndYourCash: "I am not afraid of lawyers as I used to be. They are lambs in wolves' clothing."-Edna St. Vincent Millay
AllThisIsAVeil: If u can read Edna St. Vincent Millay without screaming for joy then stay away from me please
shwket_nserat: Sorrow like a ceaseless rain Beats upon my heart .- Edna St. Vincent Millay, from The Collected Poems: Sorrow
travelinthruny: "They say when you are missing someone that they are probably feeling the same, but I don't think it's possible for...
A2_FineArts: Gently they go, the beautiful, the tender, the kind;Quietly they go, the intelligent, the witty, the brave.I know...
Beshay9: "Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime,...
blisstronaut: All the things we ever knewWill be ashes in that hour,Mark the transient butterfly,How he hangs upon the flower....
RLExperiences: "Heap not on this mound Roses that she loved so well, Why bewilder her with roses, That she cannot see or smell? S...
FengShuiWriters: 💚 A person who publishes a book appears willfully in public eye with his pants down. - Edna St. Vincent Millay
Nancy_Pearl: "My heart is warm with the friends I make/And better friends I'll not be knowing/But there isn't a train I wouldn't...
Marianelamed1: EbbBY EDNA ST. VINCENT MILLAYI know what my heart is like Since your love died: It is like a hollow ledge...
gslcraleigh: My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends- It gives a lovely li...
mianmawaisarain: Crazy Romantic Love: [General] "What lips my lips have kissed, and where, and why" (Sonnet XLIII) - Edna St. Vincen...
lindafreeman_: My heart is warmwith the friends I make,And better friendsI'll not be knowing,Yet there isn't a trainI wouldn'...
Nicolas_Czar: My heart is warm with the friends I make,And better friends I'll not be knowing; Yet there isn't a train I wouldn...
monicasharman: "My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends- It gives a lovel...
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lebastias: The Fish in the Stone: Zoë Keating Reads Rita Dove's Ode to Deep Time"In the ocean the silence / moves and moves...
StudyResourcesB: The Fish in the Stone: Zoë Keating Reads Rita Dove's Ode to Deep Time"In the ocean the silence / moves and moves...
PoetNotRockStar: "How first you knew me in a book I wrote,How first you loved me for a written line"- Edna St. Vincent Millay
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WheresAmbika: Thanks be to God- the world is wide, and I am far from home;And I'll forget in Camelot, the man I loved in Rome....
jazthemeanmeen: Night falls fast.Today is in the past.Blown from the dark hill hither to my doorThree flakes, then fourArrive,...
armadill2010: It's not true that life is one damn thing after another; it is one damn thing over and over. (Edna St. Vincent Millay)
gadfly4ever: "Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime,...
joyceamen_: I have a classmate who's disabled and Millay's quotation befits him as it does me ("I drink-and live-what has destr...
ami_jude: Edna St. Vincent Millay1892-1950
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CCHS_NY: "I will be the gladdest thingUnder the sun!I will touch a hundred flowersAnd not pick one. " -Edna St....
PresidentAmelia: Tempted to become an English teacher just to force feed a curriculum of only Emily Dickinson and Edna St. Vincent M...
RobinAldan: My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night;But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends- It gives a lov...

Best poem of Edna St. Vincent Millay

The True Encounter
"Wolf!" cried my cunning heart
At every sheep it spied,
And roused the countryside.

"Wolf! Wolf!"—and up would start
.....
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