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Shelby ("Shel") Silverstein was born September 25th, 1930 in Chicago. He began drawing and writing as a child, partly, as he claimed in a 1975 interview, to make up for his lack of athletic prowess. In the 1950s, heread more
Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout
would not take the garbage out!
She'd boil the water
and open the cans5
and scrub the pots
and scour the pans
and grate the cheese
and shell the peas
and mash the yams
Who was known as the Pope of Surrealism despite being a vehement anti-Catholic?Answer
André Breton. His authority went so far as to include the ability to "excommunicate" various members. Marcel Duchamp observed that he and Benjamin Péret were the only two Surrealists never excommunicated.Previous Trivia Questions