Category Archives: Literature

William Blake – Biography and Works. Search Texts, Read Online. Discuss.

http://www.online-literature.com/blake/ Tiger! Tiger! burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare he aspire? What … Continue reading

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Kahlil Gibran On Joy and Sorrow

http://www.katsandogz.com/onjoy.html On Joy and Sorrow Kahlil Gibran Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. And the selfsame well from which your laughter rises was oftentimes filled with your tears. And how else can it be? The deeper that sorrow carves into … Continue reading

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Sonnet IV & Poetry, Short Stories and Ramblings

http://nisawest.wordpress.com/2009/09/11/sonnet-iv/ Sonnet IV You ruined me the day you told me of your love,For the one who watched you while you slept.The one you took turns with those times,Watching each other fade to deep in rest. She was the first … Continue reading

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The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau

http://www.library.ucsb.edu/thoreau/ “But men labor under a mistake. The better part of the man is soon ploughed into the soil for compost. By a seeming fate, commonly called necessity, they are employed, as it says in the old book, laying up … Continue reading

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