BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

A poem, a painting and a small boy

Just came across this poem by Robert Browning on the website of Interesting literature. It’s a very short poem with a long title: Rhyme for a Child Viewing a Naked Venus … Continue reading

January 13, 2016 · 2 Comments

Call for Poems: Holiday Poems Wanted (something’s gone badly wrong with my attempt to reblog…read on and bear with me!)

photo credit: Christos Tsoumplekas (Back again!) via photopin cc

June 26, 2013 · 1 Comment

V is for the VISAGE so irksome to a writer’s sight (or falling out of love with your manuscript)

ANNE BRADSTREET was America’s first published poet. Born in Northampton, she became part of 17th century Massachusetts aristocracy – the men in the family were state governors and founders of … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · 4 Comments