William Sydney Porter (September 1862 – June known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American writer. Henry's short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and clever twist endings.
LEWIS CARROLL - The sun was shining on the sea,/ Shining with all his might:/ He did his very best to make/ The billows smooth and bright--/ And this was odd, because it was/ The middle of the night. (from The Walrus and the Carpenter)
US website where students can learn facts, get ideas for activities, and take interactive quizzes on the American Revolution. This picture, for instance, shows a timeline of significant events leading up to and during the Revolution.