Tag Archives: haunted oak

The Haunted Oak by Paul Dunbar

THE HAUNTED OAK by Paul Laurence Dunbar Pray why are you so bare, so bare, Oh, bough of the old oak-tree; And why, when I go through the shade you throw, Runs a shudder over me? My leaves were green … Continue reading

Posted in E3-Resources, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Haunted Oak by Paul Dunbar

Paul Laurence Dunbar Poetry

Poetry by Paul Laurence Dunbar Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872 – 1906) was an African-American poet, novelist, and playwright of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Born in Dayton, Ohio, to parents who had been slaves in Kentucky before the American Civil War, Dunbar started to … Continue reading

Posted in E3-Resources, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Paul Laurence Dunbar Poetry