Some articles on blake:
... From a young age, William Blake claimed to have seen visions ... the young artist "saw God" when God "put his head to the window", causing Blake to break into screaming ... At the age of eight or ten in Peckham Rye, London, Blake claimed to have seen "a tree filled with angels, bright angelic wings bespangling every bough like stars." According ...
Famous quotes containing the words writes and/or blake:
“He that writes to himself writes to an eternal public. That statement only is fit to be made public, which you have come at in attempting to satisfy your own curiosity.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“My mother bore me in the southern wild,
And I am black, but O! my soul is white;”
—William Blake (17571827)