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Posts tagged “Robert Frost

November Days in New England

Posted on November 6, 2015

  Write-up & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett   As a journalist turned – as well – photojournalist, I keep my Nikon COOLPIX close at hand. Truth is I’ve been a shutterbug since childhood and love snapping pictures almost as much as I love to write. Thus, despite having declared my adoration of the month of October in New England and documenting its beauty through my camera’s lens, I have found the arrival of November has also brought handsome landscapes and vignettes.   This morning I went in search of poems about November to post with these photos and was reminded of a Robert Frost piece titled, “My November Guest”. To my joyful astonishment I came across a recording of Frost himself reciting his…

Celebrate March as National Reading Month with Poetry

Posted on March 14, 2014

┬áBy:Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb How great that my birthday month of March is also National Reading Month. In recognition of my love of the printed word I plan to publish at least one post each week throughout March pertaining to reading.Today’s celebrates poetry. Titled “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening”, one of my favorite poems was written by American poet Robert Frost. A few autumns ago my sisters and I were browsing at a gift shop and a beautiful hard covered book of this poem illustrated by Susan Jeffers caught my eye. Come December I found a copy of that book under my Christmas Tree – a very thoughtful gift from my sister Dixie. For that reason, it is also now one of my…