Poet

Essay on Homer

On the Influence of Homer

Homer. British Museum, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons The two epic poems, the Iliad and the Odyssey are widely regarded as the foundational works of ancient Greek literature. These two masterpieces have gone on...

Jim Morrison biography

Jim Morrison: The Lizard King of Rock

Jim Morrison. Image by OpenClipart-Vectors from Pixabay Jim Morrison was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and poet, who is regarded as one of the most iconic and influential frontmen in rock history. He was...

Samuel Beckett biography

Samuel Beckett – A Brief Biography (1906-1989)

Samuel Beckett. Roger Pic, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons Samuel Beckett was an Irish playwright, novelist, poet, short story writer, theatre director, and literary translator, who is considered one of the last modernist writers....

James Joyce Biography

James Joyce – A Brief Biography (1882-1941)

James Joyce. Photo by Jacques Bopp on Unsplash James Joyce was an Irish novelist, poet, and short-story writer, who made a major contribution to the modernist avant-garde movement. Along with Ernest Hemingway, Joyce is...