Billy Collins compiles 180 poems, one for each day of the school year, for high school students to read so that they might learn the value of poetry in their daily lives.
It was with this first version of “Song of Myself,” from the 1855 edition of Leaves of Grass, that Whitman first made himself known to the world. Readers of revised editions will find this version surprising, and often superior. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
Peter – Poet Wanderer, wandering in the Sintra Mountains – Sintra, Portugal… My Inner Child – Peter – and this Young Man Accompany ME! PETER GEORGE! In all the stages of my life. UM BICHO RARO PARA UM INGLES!