those who do not know are doomed to repeat etc, besides it’s fascinating

Edna St Vincent Millay

Friday Hoyden: Edna St Vincent Millay

My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends –
It gives a lovely light!

I have seen this poem reproduced twice on merchandise, attributed to two different male poets.

#AWW 2013 - Challenge completed

#AWW 2013 – Challenge completed

Challenge Completed: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2013