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75 Questions: Day 50

When this 75 Questions series began, there were 75 days before the glittery start of a new Gregorian calendar year. So, for the next 25 days (Monday – Sunday) the blog postings will ask you one question. 158 more words


"To be nobody but yourself--in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you..."

“To be nobody but yourself–in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else–means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.”

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Dec. 3: On Wanting

Today’s guest blog comes from fellow HC alum (and could-have-been fellow theatre kid) Dan Clavin. Dan works in Digital Media in NYC, is a lifelong fan of New Jersey, and is probably talking to himself in Spanish. 1,119 more words


Wednesday Wisdom: Grow Up

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
~E. E. Cummings

early flowers

(though love be a day
and life be nothing,it shall not stop kissing.) – E.E. Cummings


we are ever
falling softly, pale
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Poetic Asides

I Carry Your Heart With Me (Artwork inspired by one of my favorite poems)

This artwork is inspired by the last lines of E.E. Cummings’ poem, “I Carry Your Heart With Me: I Carry It In My Heart.”

Here is a recording of E.E. Cummings reading his poem:

Interview Number 3 – more poetry

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Another interview…this was at once brilliant and totally nerve-wracking!

Again, I arrived half an hour beforehand to read through the four poems. 845 more words