The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice of the Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

Millay's home offers insight on lifestyle of free-spirited poet

Home and garden tours are offered at Edna St. Vincent Millay's home, Steepletop, through mid-October. (Bill Buell/Gazette reporter)
Home and garden tours are offered at Edna St. Vincent Millay's home, Steepletop, through mid-October. (Bill Buell/Gazette reporter)
  • FACEBOOK
  • TWITTER
  • GOOGLE+
  • LINKEDIN
  • PRINT
  • E-MAIL
Text Size: A | A

Edna St. Vincent Millay never had to go looking for excitement. It usually came to her, which may explain why, in her 30s, she chose to live just outside the sleepy little hamlet of Austerlitz in eastern Columbia County. Her home, named Steepletop, is a 19th century farmhouse nestled among the hills of the Taconic Range less than a mile west of the Massachusetts border. It was there the free-spirited poet, playwright and feminist went ...


You Must Log-In or Subscribe to Continue Subscription Offer Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement