Ernest Christopher Dowson
2 August 1867 – 23 February 1900
O Mors! Quam Amara Est Memoria Tua Homini Pacem Habenti In Substantiis Suis
30 Jul 2015 07:54
..and a posthumous Happy Birthday this coming Sunday...
30 Jul 2015 07:53
i had sought out the gravesite many years ago (Plot #H-8, I believe it was) , and was, too, saddened that it had obviously been unattended for seemingly a long time; if Piecat Lady's right, I'll also be glad. I don't believe he was credited for'Days of Wine & Roses' - but could be wrong; but I'm confident Pat Boone had never heard of his April Love. I've long felt he was respected by Oscar Wilde, and their meeting in Dieppe seems to bear that out. Requiescat in Pace (from One in Bedlam) .
24 Jan 2015 12:42
I found out about this poet because of the late great Christopher Hitchens!