Haley B

i'm a junior at Cambridge high school.
17 years old and 4'10".
currently not in any school activities.
I like music, movies, tattoos, and nail polish.
my favorite sport is gymnastics.
I'm also addicted to online shopping and adventure time.
I plan on moving to California or South Carolina and going to college
my favorite subject is history.
i like my middle name more than my first name.

Fire and Ice
Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
From what I've tasted of desire
I hold with those who favour fire.
But if it had to perish twice,
I think I know enough of hate
To say that for destruction ice
Is also great
And would suffice

Neither Out Far Nor In Deep
The people along the sand
All turn and look one way.
They turn their back on the land.
They look at the sea all day

The Soldier
He is that fallen lance that lies as hurled,
That lies unlifted now, come dew, come rust,
But still lies pointed as it ploughed the dust.
If we who sight along it round the world,
See nothing worthy to have been its mark,
It is because like men we look too near,
Forgetting that as fitted to the sphere,
Our missiles always make too short an arc.
They fall, they rip the grass, they intersect
The curve of earth, and striking, break their own;
They make us cringe for metal-point on stone.
But this we know, the obstacle that checked
And tripped the body, shot the spirit on
Further than target ever showed or shone

all poems by Robert Frost

black, scary
strengthening, darkening, frightening
Dart Vader, night, light, paper
lightening, blinding, brightening
clean, crisp

old, still
lying, unmoving, shrinking
coffin, gravestone, food, home
dancing, growing, standing
new, fat

Two poets i have researched are Edgar Allen Poe and Mark Strand.

Edgar Allen Poe Bio
he was born January 19, 1809 and died October 7, 1849. he was born in Boston and was an orphan. He attended the university of Virginia but left after one semester. He was also in the military and used the name "Edgar A. Perry". he claimed he was 22 but was only 18. in 1827, he published his first book, a 40 page collection of poems, only 50 copies were made and it got no attention. his death made him famous.

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Mark Strand Bio
He was born on April 11th, 1934.hes an american poet, essayist, and translator. he has been a professor of english and comparative literature at Columbia. he was appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in poetry to the Library of Congress. He was born in Canada and went to Yale.

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