The Daily Poem
Song of Songs: Chapter 8
Today's poem comes from one of the more famous passages of religious writing -- Song of Songs, chapter 8.
William Wordsworth's "London, 1802"
Today's poem is by "William Wordsworth, (born April 7, 1770,Cockermouth,Cumberland, England—died April 23, 1850, Rydal Mount, Westmorland), English poet whoseLyrical Ballads(1798), written withSamuel Taylor Coleridge, helped launch the EnglishRomantic movement." --bio from Britannica.com.
Carl Sandberg's "The Long Shadow of Lincoln - A Litany"
Today's poem is by Carl Sandburg, (born Jan. 6, 1878,Galesburg, Ill., U.S.—died July 22, 1967, Flat Rock, N.C.), American poet, historian, novelist, and folklorist. --Britannica.com