March 13 Saturday.

Work on poems
Claudius, which is getting too long for its contract.
News of Mary Hale's death.
Laura wrote her first poem for months – to Juan Marroig in Prison.
Ordered feather pillow.
Sent stamps to Sam.
Laura had a bad night with cramps.

Hands Referenced

People Mentioned

  • Laura

    Riding, Laura
    (1901-91) American poet. Laura Riding (née Reichenthal; then Laura Gottschalk).
  • Mary

    Hale, Mary
    Welsh maid at Nottingham Place, sister Violet eds.; later, maid for RG and LR at Dorset St. "Laura pinched [her] from Kitty West" eds. KG
  • Sam

    Graves, Samuel
    R.G.'s youngest child by Nancy Nicholson. C.P.& WG


    • Title: Claudius Film Version [The Fool of Rome] [a condensed novel based on I, Claudius]
    • Author: Graves, Robert
    • Title: To Juan Marroig in Prison [poem: unpublished?]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • Date: 1937-03-13