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April 23 - AGILE

A quiet day.  AGILE (Astro‐rivelatore Gamma a Immagini Leggero) was launched April on 23rd, 2007, but there’s not much else gone on that I can see.   239 more words

Going On Up There Then

The Front Porch

She called me a romantic. Not like Don Juan with all the girls swooning. Or the most interesting man in the world. I don’t drink dos Equis, but I do stay thirsty. 301 more words

Day 20 in Poetry Month

An old influence for today–Sunwatcher’s favourite of the English Romantic poets, Percy Bysshe Shelley. And exercising a little intellect and software, the tulips …..

Hymn to Intellectual Beauty…
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Poetry Month 2014

How to Write a Sonnet

The sonnet is perhaps the most misinterpreted style of poetry in the English language. For too long, it has been associated with Shakespearean dandyism and caricatures of half-witted Don Juans trying to woo their lovers with pithy flower metaphors. 1,676 more words


thursday: how to travel home

driving through the flattened cornfields
through the golden sunshine
through this golden laughter
and these grayer thoughts

your voice is more familiar
than this sunshine… 38 more words

Easter Break

Hidden Beauty

“Poetry is ever accompanied with pleasure: all spirits on which it falls open themselves to receive the wisdom which is mingled with its delight. In the infancy of the world, neither poets themselves nor their auditors are fully aware of the excellence of poetry: for it acts in a divine and unapprehended manner, beyond and above consciousness; and it is reserved for future generations to contemplate and measure the mighty cause and effect in all the strength and splendor of their union.” 7 more words


Pet Of The Week

Talk about CUTE! Check out Zoe.  She’s a 5 year old Chihuahua-Dachshund mix.  Sadly, since Zoe is a black dog, she often gets overlooked at the Western PA Humane Society, so that’s why she’s wearing the pink tutu.  29 more words