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Daily Poems 9/18/16: hands, a co-written poem about czars, & a new translation of a Rilke poem

At Poetry Daily, Paul Weinfield has a translation of a Rainer Marie Rilke poem from The Book of Hours:

Maybe I am traveling, like some secret ore, 139 more words

The Czars

There is a tendency, when writing of the history of a nation, to focus on the actions of rulers of that nation. American history books tend to divide American history by presidents, while British books differentiate the eras of British history by kings and queens, and later prime ministers, Chinese by dynasties, and so on. 546 more words