Marianne Moore entry: Overview screen.
15 November 1887
MM was born in Kirkwood
, in the bedroom her mother had had as a child. She was the younger of two children; her elder brother was very important to her.
25 December 1895
MM wrote and dated her earliest poem, whose first, unrhyming line serves as its title: "Dear St. Nicklus".
MM published in the New York
little magazine Others
the poem entitled "Poetry" (later several times revised).