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to live (a quote from Emily Dickinson)

“To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.”

―Emily Dickinson

Zen

10 Poetic Tributes to Cats

Esteemed American poet T. S. Eliot had a deep love of cats, evidenced in his 1939 collection of humorous poems Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats… 516 more words

Books

Circumference: Emily's Legacy of Ecstasy

In July, 1862, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, then a resident of Worcester, Massachusetts, received a letter from a young woman from Amherst. Below are some excerpts from the letter: 961 more words

Poetry

Grace died

THE LETTER from the probate court in Maine landed in my post office box this week. Grace had died back in June. Grace was the second part of Marty & Grace, my two lesbian aunts. 416 more words

Fact

How happy is the little stone

Image from http://www.photography.worth1000.com “How Happy Is The Little Stone”

HOW HAPPY IS THE LITTLE STONE

By Emily Dickinson

How happy is the little Stone
That rambles in the Road alone, 35 more words

Poetry

Pause

“First – Chill – then Stupor – then the letting go.”
This is a copy of one of the photos I sold last yr for the Typhoon Haiyan survivors. 38 more words