Edward Wright Haile
From Essex County, Virginia, where I have lived nearly all my life. Bachelor of Music, Catholic University of America. Married, two sons grown. Many years a rural land surveyor. Musician, flute, flamenco guitar.
All of my books are available on amazon.com.
Re my translation of the Oresteia of Aeschylus. I tried mightily to find an Aeschylean form of idiomatic English so that the translation would sound to us the way the Greek sounded to his audience. I have been roundly criticized for succeeding. University Press of America,1993.
HOAM a poetry chapbook with a section of parodies of some of my favorite poets, Byron, Shelley, Cummings, Swinburne. And much ... more »
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- A World Without People
- A Drive Through Caroline
- Family Reunion
- A Bedtime Story
- The Blue Heron
- Blacksnake To An Angel
- zz 176 A Valentine For Bess
- An Essay On Evil
- A Mysterious Visitor
- zz 319 If Friends and Lovers
- A Sorrel By The Road (To Seville)
- A Pomegranate
- Lost Glasses
- zz 118 Open marriage
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