Welcome to Thursday 13! It's a new month, and may May be the 30 days in which you find whatever it is your heart most desires.
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On May 5, 1816, English poet John Keats published his first poem, "O Solitude." The sonnet by the then 21-year-old Keats was printed in the liberal magazine The Examiner. The poem's publication encouraged the young man to keep writing.