About: Dorothy Parker

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Three Poems by Dorothy Parker

Ballad of Understandable Ambitions  Fame and honor and high degree, Jeweled scepter and throne-room plot — Yellow primroses, they, to me; Milder longings are mine, More

Dorothy Parker’s Poetry

"You'll be returning one day. / (such premonitions are true ones.) / Treading the dew-spangled way, / You'll be returning one day. / ..." More

Song of the Conventions

"Song of the Conventions" by Dorothy Parker was originally published in The Saturday Evening Post on February 24, 1923. "We’d dance, with grapes in our More

To a Lady

"To a Lady" by Dorothy Parker was originally published in The Saturday Evening Post on October 14, 1922. More