Elegy Written in a Church Courtyard

Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard – Thomas Gray

The poem Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard was written by Thomas Gray in 1750 and first published in 1751. It is thought to have been inspired by Gray’s thoughts following the death of poet Richard West.


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April is Poetry Month

Did you know that April is Poetry Month? And it has been ever since 1996, when it was introduced by … More