“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
D. H. Lawrence
Date of Birth:
11 September 1885
Date of Death:
2 March 1930
Short Story: Odour of Chrysanthemums Play: The Widowing of Mrs Holroyd
David Herbert Richards Lawrence was an English writer of the 20th century, whose prolific and diverse output included novels, short stories, poems, plays, essays, travel books, paintings, translations, and literary criticism. His collected works represent an extended reflection upon the dehumanizing effects of modernity and industrialization. In them, Lawrence confronts issues relating to emotional health and vitality, spontaneity, human sexuality and instinct.