Cummings at Silver Lake

Graves for Famous Folks–E.E. Cummings

Edward Estlin Cummings (1894-1962) , the American poet, author and artist, E.E. Cummings, died at Joy Farm in Silver Lake, New Hampshire and is buried in the Forest Hills Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. The Boston Magazine, November 1991 humorously provided the following epitaph:

e.e.cummings (1894-1962 forest hills cemetary, Jamaica plain

moRe famous for fooLing with punCtuaTion and Grammar thaN for his pOems This cambriDge-bOrn writer became one of tHe most reSPected literaRy vOiCeS of hiS generation