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drunkkidcatholiic:

The first recorded definition of the word “anthology” was “a bouquet of flowers.”

How poetic is it that we now use “anthology” to refer to collections of written work? The English language is truly a beautiful thing.

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The Seeds and Fruit of English Poetry by Ford Madox Brown
How is it halfway through National Poetry Month (Canada and US, Britain must wait until October) and I have yet to celebrate?!
Enough of this nonsense! Expect the rebirth of the “poetryphile” tag soon!

The Seeds and Fruit of English Poetry by Ford Madox Brown

How is it halfway through National Poetry Month (Canada and US, Britain must wait until October) and I have yet to celebrate?!

Enough of this nonsense! Expect the rebirth of the “poetryphile” tag soon!

Filed under National Poetry Month