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If tonight the moon should arrive like a lost guide
crossing the fields with a bitter lantern in her hand,

her irides blind, her dresses wild, lie down and listen to her… 335 more words

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Ah, Bukowski.

(This one never gets old!)

Tea of the Moment: Movie Night by DAVIDsTEA
Song of the Day: “The Queen Is Dead“ by Bambu
Book of the Week: Beats at Naropa edited by Anne Waldman and Laura Wright

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If thou of fortune be bereft

If thou of fortune be bereft” by John Greenleaf Whittier

If thou of fortune be bereft,
and of thyne earthly store hath left
two loaves; sell one, 10 more words

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i carry your heart with me

By E. E. Cummings

i carry your heart with me (i carry it in
my heart) i am never without it (anywhere
i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done… 168 more words

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Let Evening Come

Let Evening Come

By Jane Kenyon

Let the light of late afternoon
shine through chinks in the barn, moving
up the bales as the sun moves down. 146 more words

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One Art

One Art

By Elizabeth Bishop

The art of losing isn’t hard to master;
so many things seem filled with the intent
to be lost that their loss is no disaster. 174 more words

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hands tied behind your back, / your back to the wall

from the poem "On Living" by Nazm Hikmet:

Living is no laughing matter:
	you must live with great seriousness
		like a squirrel, for example--
   I mean without looking for something beyond and above living,
		I mean living must be your whole occupation. 84 more words
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