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The Making of Intense Fragility

nothing which we are to perceive in this world equals the power of your intense fragility;                  from ‘somewhere I’ve never travelled gladly beyond’ by e.e. cummings …
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My Work

Norman Friedman (1925 - 2014), "E.E. Cummings: The Growth of a Writer"

“The Description: locates the speaker in the presence of a sensory stimulus and represents him as perceiving it;

“Praise and Eulogy: places the speaker in relation to some person, type, or idea that he admires; 216 more words

Random Notes

Be You! Great e. e. Cummings quote

Be You! Here is an inspiring e. e. Cummings quote painted on the bench! My thoughts: It takes work and time to understand your gifts, callings, identity…take the time to find out because our world needs you to be you! 51 more words


Thursday Poems: Dooms of Love Grayed In

You would think that since my day job ended last week, I would have had ample time to find a poem this week, and that I would for once not be tired while I did so, but life is nothing if not a constant nuisance, a child made for the trampling of plans, expectations, hopes and dreams with equal dispassionate ease. 787 more words


The PoetandPainter of Joy Farm

A poet is somebody who feels, and who expresses his feeling through words.
This may sound easy. It isn’t.”

Many people do not know that E E Cummings’, the well-known poet who lived part of the year near Silver Lake, in Madison, NH, first ambition was to become a painter, not a poet. 963 more words

Art And Prose

On vacation with the family...

…and a few friends…

…plus the 600+ books I have on my e-reader. I should be good to go.

A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.

Two years ago, the world lost a beautiful soul, my Mama. She was my defender, my encourager and my example. Because of her,

I became an avid reader… 349 more words

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