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LI CH'ING-CHAO: REMEMBERED By Jean Elizabeth Ward
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Li was born in Licheng; her father was a friend of Su Shi. Before she married Zhao Mingcheng in 1101, her poetry was already well known with elite circles. The couple shared an interest in art... More > collecting, and they lived in the province Shandong. After he began his official career, he was often an absent husband. This inspired some of Li Qingzhao’s love poems. They both collected books, and shared a love of reading and writing poetry. They also wrote about bronze artifacts of the Shang and Zhou dynasties. The Northern Song capital of Kaifeng fell in 1126 to the Jurchens. Fighting took place in Shandong and their house was burned. When they fled to Nanjing, where they lived for a year, they were able to take many of their possessions. Zhao died in 1129, which was a cruel blow on Li, One she never recovered from; she considered it her responsibility to keep what was left of their collection safe. Li described her married life, and the turmoil of her flight in Hou hsu.< Less
AMY LOWELL: REMEMBERED By Jean Elizabeth Ward
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Selected Verse, By Amy Lowell: There has been a resurgence of interest in the writings of Amy Lowell, because of her love poems and her ability with the personification of Inanimate objects in her... More > poems. A collection alphabetized and presented by Poet Laureate, Jean Elizabeth Ward in 2008.< Less
YU HSUAN-CHI: REMEMBERED By Jean Elizabeth Ward
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This book is about the beheaded, Chinese Tang Poetess, Yu Hsuan-chi, Yu Xuanji remembered with Poetry and Prose by Jean Elizabeth Ward, American Poet Laureate. History combined with Poetry, Prose,... More > and Found Poetry for a most interesting read.< Less
TURTLES TOO By Jean Elizabeth Ward
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A Turtle Book to be read first by parents, choosing the poems for their children: Turtle Poems by various authors, American Indian Quotes. Poet Laureate, Jean Elizabeth Ward paying an homage to... More > William Blake, Carl Burns, e.e. Cummings, Amy Lowell, Pablo Neruda, Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde, nima Yushij, Wen Tingyun, and a song by Bob Dylan. A 1921 book of Tortoise poems by D. H. Lawrence, and a section of Barbara Anne, The Pekingese Poet's Poems. A delight for all ages.< Less

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