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NPM: "In Michael Robins's class minus one" by Bob Hicok

I love this poem. I LOVE this poem. I can’t possibly tell you how much I LOVE THIS POEM. I love this poem. Bob Hicok was my favorite living poet for a while. 274 more words


Rumi/ How We Move in Grace

Doing prayer and meditation at a particular time,

fasting, and going on pilgrimage

are outward statements of inner intention.

Giving to charity and giving up jealousy… 486 more words


I Will Not Doubt...

I will not doubt though all my ships at sea
Come drifting home with broken masts and sails,
I shall believe the Hand which never fails, 199 more words

Robert Frost - "The Road Not Taken"

The Road Not Taken


Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood… 123 more words


Count Your Secrets


GIVE me your anathema.
Speak new damnations on my head.
The evening mist in the hills is soft.
The boulders on the road say communion. 69 more words

NPM: "You Who Never Arrived" by Rainer Maria Rilke

I’ve always felt like there are too many things going on in the world, too many unseen connections and anticipatory feelings flying around. A lot of these sensations are hard to put into words, which is why I’ve always loved Rilke so much. 235 more words


against still life

My rant about the HIMYM finale will have to wait for later this week.  It’s April 1st and I’m just hoping that was all a big April Fool’s joke by CBS.   535 more words