Who says poetry is hard? Well, frankly, many of our students do and I must say, I agree and yet... with some prompts we can come up with some interesting thoughts.
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Location of death: Key West, FL
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Westlawn Cemetery, Chicago, IL
Poet, cartoonist, playwright, performer, recording artist, and songwriter Shel Silverstein is best known as the award-winning author of iconic books of prose and poetry for young readers.
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