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Anton chekhov (1860-1904), russian physician, renowned short story author and playwright wrote uncle vanya (1899) we must live our lives yes, we shall live, uncle vanya we shall live through the long procession of days before us, and through the long evenings we shall patiently bear the trials that fate imposes on us we shall work for others without rest, both now and when we are old and. A critical reading of an iconic poem 'the tyger' is arguably the most famous poem written by william blake (1757-1827) it's difficult to say which is more well-known, 'the tyger' or the poem commonly known as 'jerusalem. List of famous short story writers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history. Short stories we're here to help unpack the themes, motifs, and main ideas behind some of the greatest work of short fiction, to help you understand the stories of faulkner, hemingway, o'connor, and more.
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