Anne Bradstreet

 Here’s a great book on the American Puritan poet, Anne Bradstreet, (that’s also the title of the book) by Heidi Nichols.  It is easy to read, not overly long, and it includes some samples of Bradstreet’s work.  Here are a few words from Bradstreet that are worth reading (these are found in the book). “He… Continue reading Anne Bradstreet

Two Good Reads

A few weeks back I finished this historical biography on Anne Bradstreet (1612-1642) by Faith Cook: Anne Bradstreet Pilgrim and Poet (Carlisle: EP Books, 2010).  This is a great introduction to an amazing Puritan woman's life, times, and writings.  Anne came to America with some of the first Puritan refugees in the 1630s and faced… Continue reading Two Good Reads