Lidia Yuknavitch

Literary Birthday – 18 June – Lidia Yuknavitch

Happy Birthday, Lidia Yuknavitch, born 18 June 1963 Seven Quotes Words carry oceans on their small backs. I'd say art is with you. All around you. I'd say when there doesn't seem to be anyone else, there is art. I'd say you can love art how you…
Gillian Clarke

Literary Birthday – 8 June – Gillian Clarke

Happy Birthday, Gillian Clarke, born 8 June 1937 Five Quotes There's a side to all writers that loves nothing better than a book, a big chair, a window. Poetry is a hook for memory. Why does a good poem catch the heart? Because the observation rings…