TITLE

The writer as starling: Advice to a young poet

AUTHOR(S)
Dana, R.
PUB. DATE
May 1989
SOURCE
Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);May89, Vol. 102 Issue 5, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Tells young, aspiring poets that fame and good fortune require more than luck and talent. Advises studying other poets' works and developing a mastery of language. Examples.
ACCESSION #
8905290893

 

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