Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane was a 19th-century American poet and novelist. Although his career was relatively short, he passed away at only 29 years old, he wrote numerous interesting works. He inspired authors like Ernest Hemingway during the 20th century.

Fast Rode the Knight

by Stephen Crane

“Fast Rode the Knight” by Stephen Crane is a story of a zealous “knight” rushing into battle in order to rescue his “lady”.

In the Desert

by Stephen Crane

‘In the Desert’ by Stephen Crane is a popular short poem that presents readers with a strange scenario. The poem speaks on human nature through a disturbing image of self-destruction.

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