Ralph Waldo Ellison (March 1, 1913– April 16, 1994) was an American novelist, literary critic, and scholar who is best known for his novel "Invisible Man," which won the National Book Award in 1953. He also wrote Shadow and Act (1964), a collection of political, social and critical essays, and Going to the Territory (1986). … Continue reading Ralph Waldo Ellison – An American Novelist, Literary Critic, and cholar
This is a poem written by Ethan, a 14-year-old who wrote this poem to commemorate his uncle when he told Ethan a story of his best friend passing away in his arms. Losing A Friend During War Running through the battlefield, bracing for the bang. Cannons fire near me, metal swords go clang. Everyone I know … Continue reading Losing A Friend During War – A Poem Written by Ethan. Young Poets Who Inspire!