About Abul Hasan


Abul Hasan (Bengali: আবুল হাসান ) was a poet and journalist, born at Barnigram in Tungipara, Gopalganj at his maternal uncle's residence on 4 August 1947. His paternal residence was at Jhanjhania Gram in Nazirpur, Pirojpur. His real name was Abul Hossain Miah; Abul Hasan was his pen name. Education Abul Hasan passed the SSC examination in 1963 from Armanitola Government School in Dhaka, and the HSC from BM College, Barisal. He got admission at the University of Dhaka to study English with honours, but could not complete his studies. Instead, he joined the news section of the Ittefaq in... Read more...

Poet of the day

Arthur Clement Hilton was born in 1851 and educated at Marlborough College and St. John's College, Cambridge, where he published in 1872 The Light Green, a collection of verse parodies.

After graduating from Wells Theological College in January 1873, Hilton was ordained deacon on March 1, 1874, became curate of...
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Poem of the day


There was the day we swam in a river, a lake, and an ocean.
And the day I quit the job my father got me.
And the day I stood outside a door,
and listened to my girlfriend making love
to someone obviously not me, inside,

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