Poems & Short Stories: 3,123
Forum Members: 68,569
Forum Posts: 995,314
Author:Knight, Denise D.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman's diary reveals that her first publication was 'To D.G.' and not 'One Girl of Many' as she states in her autobiography. The poem, a tribute to dandelion greens which Gilman wrote when she was only 13 years old, was published on May 20, 1880 in the New England Journal of Education. Enough evidence can be found to prove that Gilman is the author of the poem, such as diary entries alluding to the poem's forthcoming publication in the journal and the use of the initials C.A.P., which stands for Charlotte Anna Perkins.
In her autobiography, The Living of Charlotte Perkins ...
About Our Articles: We've partnered with Highbeam Research to provide these article excerpts for your research needs. However, due to copyright laws, we cannot publish the whole article. To view these articles in full length you'll need to use the link above to access the free trial at Highbeam.
|Art of Worldly Wisdom Daily|
In the 1600s, Balthasar Gracian, a jesuit priest wrote 300 aphorisms on living life called "The Art of Worldly Wisdom." Join our newsletter below and read them all, one at a time.
Shakespeare wrote over 150 sonnets! Join our Sonnet-A-Day Newsletter and read them all, one at a time.