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Bauble Wish List: Ear Cuffs

I’ll admit: I do not own any ear cuffs…yet! Ear cuffs have been pretty popular lately, and I think I’m finally ready to embark on the trend. 111 more words

Fashion

Mixed/media

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From J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan: “Fairies have to be one thing or the other, because being so small they unfortunately have room for one feeling only at a time.” 256 more words

Poetry

Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone,
Prevent the dog from barking with a juicy bone,
Silence the pianos and with muffled drum
Bring out the coffin, let the mourners come. 111 more words

Conversations with Sandstone (at Khajuraho)

The blessed will not care what angle they are regarded from,
Having nothing to hide.

– In Praise of Limestone, WH Auden (1948)

As the sun sets over your naked postures, bringing… 285 more words

W.H. Auden: A Commentary, John Fuller

Paperback, 613 pages

Faber & Faber, 2009

This reference volume to Auden’s entire published catalogue (to date) deserves its four stars simply for the scale of the enterprise and Fuller’s obvious devotion to Auden’s poetry and person. 156 more words

Non-fiction

Poems Selected by John Fuller, W.H. Auden

Hardback, 112 pages

Faber & Faber, 2009

In his introduction, Fuller asks;
“What is it we feel we require from an Auden Poem? Something political, perhaps, something understated, but dramatic. 149 more words

Poetry/verse

DPF / Schuyler

More for the flowers. This one’s from The New American Poetry, ed. by Donald M. Allen (1960).

from Salute / by James Schuyler (1923-1991) 15 more words

Poetry