William Cullen Bryant

About William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant (1794 – 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.

The Past

By |2017-06-13T09:32:20-05:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: Death, Poetry, Time|

Thou unrelenting Past! Strong are the barriers round thy dark domain, And fetters, sure and fast, Hold all that enter thy unbreathing reign. Far in thy realm withdrawn Old empires sit in sullenness and gloom, And glorious ages gone Lie deep within the shadow of thy womb. […]