Posts Tagged ‘Steepletop’

The First Annual Millay-A-Thon

August 27th, 2013 by philhalpern

At Steepletop, the Berkshires home of Edna St. Vincent Millay , the first annual Millay-a-Thon will take place on September 15th. Beginning at 11:00, the  Collected Poems will be read aloud by staff, volunteers, and anyone else who wishes to participate. Starting with Renascence (1912) and ending with her final sonnet, the goal is to […]

Los Angeles Times Recommends Brook Farm Inn

September 12th, 2011 by philhalpern

In a recent article in the Los Angeles Times, Brook Farm Inn, our Lenox MA bed and breakfast, was recommended for travelers!  Known for our poetry library and literary connections, we’re a natural choice for guests who come to the Berkshires to see  The Mount (Edith Wharton’s home) and Steepletop (Edna St. Vincent Millay’s home).  It’s great to […]

Brook Farm Innkeepers visit Steepletop

June 9th, 2010 by philhalpern

Here we are, Linda and Phil, your Lenox B&B innkeepers, visiting Steepletop.  It was Edna St. Vincent Millay’s Berkshires home from 1925 until her death in 1950.  Originally an 1892 farmhouse, with 700 acres,  it’s open to the public  for the first time.  The gardens are in the process of restoration, but are lovely to […]


February 27th, 2010 by philhalpern

 And all I saw from where I stood Was three long mountains and a wood. Over these things I could not see: These were the things that bounded me… “Renascence,” 1912 At Brook Farm Inn “there is poetry here,” so we’re proud to be supporters of Steepletop and excited to have the opportunity to take a […]

New Millay Website

September 29th, 2009 by philhalpern

There is poetry here….   And one of our most memorable poetry readings was the one given by Peter Bergman, Executive Director of the Millay Society.  We’re glad to share the Millay Society’s new website www.millay.org.  You can go there to find out about the progress at Steepletop,  Edna St. Vincent Millay’s home in the Berkshires.  […]

Poetry Event at Brook Farm Inn this Saturday, May 16

May 14th, 2009 by philhalpern

The public is invited to see and hear Peter Bergman, Director of the Edna St. Vincent Millay Society, this Saturday, 3:00 at Brook Farm Inn.  This celebration of the poet’s life and work, “The Four Seasons of Edna St. Vincent Millay,” will benefit the Millay Society’s restoration of Steepletop, the poet’s home in the Berkshires.  Peter […]

Near Lenox…The Edna St. Vincent Millay Society at Steepletop

May 12th, 2008 by philhalpern

Brook Farm Inn is a short distance from Steepletop, in Austerlitz, NY.  Edna St. Vincent Millay lived there, and the home is still as it was in her day.  The Society sponsors artists-in-residence, and is restoring her gardens, and hopes to make the home into a museum for visitors.  Part of the grounds are available […]