Books tagged: alexander pope

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Building a Life Well Worth Living As the Twig is Bent
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Alexander Pope wrote, "As the twig is bent, so grows the tree." This books discusses bending the twig in the correct direction with a child on the verge of adulthood. So far as I know, there is no course taught in schools entitled "Build a Life Well Worth Living 101." As the twig is built early on in a child's life, so shall the child have a better chance of building a life well worth living.
Cryptic Armature: Verses in the Manner of....
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
More than just a collection of verses, this book is something of an informal commentary on the history of English literature, something of a conversation with a few of the finest poets in the language. These original poems are written “in the manner of…,” using forms and structures pioneered by great writers (and occasionally artists) of the past to create something contemporary and modern.