Robert Frost



Robert Frost was born on March 26,1874, in SanFrancisco where is mom and dad moved from Pennsylvania after shortly being married. After Frost's father died he with his mother and 2 year old sister moved to  Lawrence. He later found an interest in reading and writing during his high school years in Lawrence. In 1894 his first poem was published "My butterfly" on a New York newspaper The Independent.

In 1895, Frost married Elinor Miriam White, whom he shared valedictorian honors with and was also a big inspiration to his work until she died in 1938. Frost and Elinor move to England after failing at farming in New Hampshire. When Frost moved back to the U.S. he had already released two full lengthen collections, A Boys Will and North of Boston. Robert lived long and teached what he loves, he died in Boston on Jan. 29, 1963.

Fire and Ice

by Robert Frost

Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To know that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice.