Robert Frost

5 Great Winter Hikes to Take in Vermont

01 of 05<p>Robert Frost Wayside Trail<p>While only a little over a mile in length, the Robert Frost Wayside Trail is definitely worth a walk during the …

Adventure Travel

Poems about Teaching and Teachers

Robert Frost once said, “Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.” These poems and …

Poetry

Article: Daily Inspiration — The Master Speed

- Advertisement -<p>No speed of wind or water rushing by<br>But you have speed far greater. You can climb<br>Back up a stream of radiance to the sky<br>And back …

Liberal View

Acceptance, meet Reluctance

So it happened: this week I turned 50.<p>How the hell did that happen?<p>I don’t really “feel” any different, or more grown up. I keep waiting for wisdom …

Poetry

Robert Frost Invites Us In With the "The Pasture"

One of the appeals of Robert Frost's poetry is that he writes in a way that everyone can understand. His colloquial tone captures everyday life in …

Poetry

Walking in the Footsteps of Robert Frost

The woods are lovely, bright and deep. In my mind, I am in early 20th century New England, and Robert Frost’s steps are mine. Walk past the birches …

Culture

Goodreads Celebrates Ten Years, Baldwin on Teaching in Tumultuous Times, and More | Poets & Writers

Every day <i>Poets & Writers Magazine</i> scans the headlines—from publishing reports to academic announcements to literary dispatches—for all the news that …

Creative Writing

Robert Frost's Vt. home gifted to Bennington College

SHAFTSBURY, Vt. — Bennington College says it will be taking ownership of a museum dedicated to Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Robert Frost.<p>The Robert …

Literature

The Special Meaning Behind Our Recent Tattoo Inspiration

This summer's coolest tattoo trend was just minimal enough for everyone — and we mean, <i>everyone</i> — to hop on board. Both celebrities and Instagram …

Tattoos

How Memorizing Poetry Pays Dividends

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “Memorize That Poem!,” by Molly Worthen (Sunday Review, Aug. 27):<p>I can’t believe that young people are going to put down their cellphones, iPads and Nooks to pick up an actual book of poetry to read, no less memorize. It’s not going to happen. That’s like having children today …

Opinion

36 Classic and New Poems for Reading in Autumn’s Waning Light

Our anthology of poems for the fall season begins with a selection of classics:<p><b>William Shakespeare</b>,<br>Sonnet 73 - “That time of year thou mayst in me …

Poetry

Mending Wall by Robert Frost

Something there is that doesn't love a wall,<p>That sends the frozen-ground-swell under it,<p>And spills the upper boulders in the sun;<p>And makes gaps even …

3 Fears You Need to Overcome to Be Successful

In this era of accelerating change, tremendous competition and overwhelming complexities, you often wish to showcase to the world the vast amount of …

Self-improvement

Robert Frost

<b>POETRY</b><p><i>Twilight,</i> [Lawrence, MA], 1894, reprinted, University of Virginia, 1966.• <i><br>A Boy's Will,</i> D. Nutt, 1913, Holt, 1915.• <i><br>North of Boston,</i> D. Nutt, 1914, …

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Jeffrey Lent

<b>How did you become a writer?</b>I fall in the category of writers who claim they've always written. But first I was read to, and then began reading at a …

Authors

Seeking the famous fork in Frost's footsteps: Poet's time in England shaped many of his well-known works

The woods were cool, a welcome balm on a hot day. Shafts of sunlight poured through the canopy. Slowly, I walked down a track thick with long-fallen …

Canadian News

How Can You Explain Black Holes To A Kid?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Robert Frost.</i><p>Take a large piece of plastic food wrap (Saran Wrap) and hold it.<br>• Put a small ball …

Astrophysics

Poem of the Week: ‘Birches’ by Robert Frost

Since Mother’s Day is right around the corner, this week I’ll share some verse by a poet my mom loves: Robert Frost. Here’s a bit of Frost’s “Birches:”<p>I’d like to get away from earth awhile<p>This poem, along with two others which appeared in the same issue, marked the first time Frost published his …

Poetry

Winds topple 2 trees planted by Robert Frost near his home

SHAFTSBURY, Vt. (AP) — Two trees planted by poet Robert Frost near his home perhaps as far back as the 1920s have been toppled by high winds.<p>Officials at what's now the Robert Frost Stone House Museum in Shaftsbury say the birch and snow apple trees came crashing down on May 6.<p>Museum director Carol …

Poetry

NASA Trainer Says Astronauts Don't Have To Be From Rich Families To Go To Space

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Robert Frost.</i><p>Yes. There have been quite a few astronauts that have come from very poor …

Space

The Fact of Feeling in Robert Frost’s ‘Directive’

Robert Frost once described his initial joy in making a poem as “the surprise of remembering something I didn’t know I knew.” As a method of getting at the truth, poetry has no claims to scientific rigor—and that’s not why I read it. Rather, I think of poetry as the fact of feeling: what happens …

Poetry

A Hillside Thaw Poem by Robert Frost

Only Frost could make a poem into a story into a huge moment full of mystery and beauty and human frailties and strength and in so doing make such a …

Poetry

Robert Frost: Biographical Profile of the Famous Poet

Robert Frost — even the sound of his name is folksy, rural: simple, New England, white farmhouse, red barn, stone walls. And that’s our vision of …

Poetry

Robert Frost: An American Poet Revisits Old Haunts in England

Caption from LIFE. In an English field where 'Surging, the grasses dizzied me of thought' (from 'My Butterfly'), Mr. Fro<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Howard …

Robert Frost, 1875

MLA Format<p>The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Robert Frost, …

New York Public Library

12 Timeless Quotes By Robert Frost That Beautifully Capture Life In A Nutshell

Four-time Pulitzer winner, Robert Lee Frost was one of the most popular poets of the twentieth century. His poetry captures and highlights the …

Poetry

Take the Road Traveled by Robert Frost: Rent a Spot in the Poet's Former Home

For lovers of the written word, you can now follow the real estate road traveled by one of America's greatest poets.<p>A one-bedroom, one-bath condo on …

Poetry

Dust of Snow by Robert Frost - Poems Collection

The way a crow<br>Shook down on me<br>The dust of snow<br>From a hemlock tree<p>Has given my heart<br>A change of mood<br>And saved some part<br>Of a day I had rued.<p>Dust of …

11 Facts About Robert Frost

Though Robert Frost has been gone for more than half a century—he died on January 29, 1963—his poems remain timeless, inspiring everyone from John F. …

Harry Potter

Mark Schorr, 72, poet who led the Robert Frost Foundation

The grandson of a Hungarian immigrant, Mark Schorr left Chicago to migrate east for graduate studies and then found something familiar and comforting …

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