- Name: Phyllis McGinley
- Born: 03/21/2020
- Died: 02/22/1978 (42 years old)
Phyllis McGinley (March 21, 1905 – February 22, 1978) was an American author of children’s books and poetry. Her poetry was in the style of light verse, specializing in humor, satiric tone and the positive aspects of suburban life. She won a Pulitzer prize in 1961.
Birth Place: Ontario, Oregon
Death Place: New York City
Phyllis McGinley quotes :
Sisters are always drying their hair. Locked into rooms, alone, they pose at the mirror, shoulders bare, trying this way and that their hair, or fly importunate down the stair to answer the telephone.Phyllis McGinley