Sunday, October 30, 2011
Zoë Akins (30 October 1886 – 29 October 1958) was an American playwright, poet, and author.
Born in Humansville, Missouri, Akins was educated in Illinois and later in St. Louis, where she began her writing career. While living in the city, she wrote poetry and criticism for various magazines and newspapers.
Read three of Zoë Akins' poems, free from About.com.