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On Writing: When typewriters roamed the Earth

...finish the whole thing. And then suddenly the deadline is upon us, so we run a spell-check and call it done.And as Robert Frost says, way leads on to way, and we never get back to that road not taken - or to that sentence not revised.But revise...
On Writing: Telling the Story

...When we cut-and-paste from another document, we build on another writer's work. In one of his early poems, Robert Frost writes, "Men work together, I told him from the heart,/Whether they work together or apart." Less poetically...
Writing group renamed in poet's memory

...participated in the slam, though Stokes said he thinks his poems may be better approached on the page."I'm sure Robert Frost would argue his work was made to be read too," he said. "But I think mine probably comes across better reading than...
Hardy Hikers

You've probably heard of "The Road Not Taken," Robert Frost's poem about finding a fork in a forest road and changing his life by taking "the one less traveled." Last week, on the Parks...
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1958, the "White Alice" communications system went into operation in northern Alaska. In the nation In 1804, the Louisiana Purchase was divided into the Territory of Orleans and the District of Louisiana. In 1874, poet Robert Frost was born in San Francisco.
Wings' Bob Jacobsen named chamber's Citizen of the Year

...road less traveled, and it has made all the difference," Koelsch said, borrowing a line from Jacobsen's favorite Robert Frost poem. Bopping along to a 1950s theme, more than 350 chamber members and guests packed Centennial Hall wearing era...
Richard Wilbur looks back on rare life of a happy poet

...Wilbur. The 85-year-old is a Pulitzer Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate, often cited as an heir to Robert Frost and other New England writers. All artists should live so well. Wilbur shares a modern, split-level house with...
An Alaskan Light

"The land was ours before we were the land's."-Robert Frost, "The Gift Outright"A Northeasterner born and bred, I moved west in 1990, to a small college town in the Columbia Basin...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...selections include a spiritual featuring soloist Tom Perkins, ``The Alaska Flag Song,'' two compositions based on Robert Frost's poetry, a Scottish song, and several works taken from the Maundy Thursday celebration of the Mass of the Last...
In northern New England, this season's name is mud

...season to forget, cultural chroniclers ranging from poet Robert Frost to novelist Howard Frank Mosher to political cartoonist...into the soil, it stays near the surface. That led Robert Frost in his 1934 poem "Two Tramps in Mud Time" to write...
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