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Quote of the Day: Procrastination is the...

“Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.” – Don Marquis

“Procrastination makes easy things hard, hard things harder.” – Mason Cooley

It’s nearing the end of Spring Break! 39 more words


10 Questions for Mary McGeer

Mary McGeer is Artistic Director of Talisker Players Chamber Music, General Manager and principal violist of the Talisker Players Choral Music Orchestra, also principal violist of the Huronia Symphony, and performs with a wide variety of other ensembles in and around Toronto, from baroque to contemporary. 1,357 more words

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The Lesson of the Moth, by Don Marquis

Today’s post features the writing of Don Marquis, an author/journalist who created a character named Archy, a cockroach who sneaks onto Marquis’ typewriter at night to write poetry. 465 more words


The Soul of Spring

"The soul of the Spring through its body of earth
  Bursts in a bloom of fire,
And the crocuses come in a rainbow riot of mirth…"
(from A Mood of Pavlowa, by Don Marquis)