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16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence

I wanted to take part in this last year – but by the time I realised it was happening, half of the 16 days had gone.  527 more words

Cirque d'hiver - Elizabeth Bishop

Cirque d’hiver,

Across the floor flits the mechanical toy,

fit for a king of several centuries back.

A little circus horse with real white hair. 159 more words

Days 8 & 9: "Walking...," "Weaving" & Notes on World-Building

I decided to reconfigure my detailing of the creative process behind several of my previous poems for the past week by publishing a series of posts. 1,210 more words

30-Day Challenge

—It was more like the tipping of an object toward the light

Elizabeth Bishop was one of my favorite poets to teach. Here I try to illuminate the meaning of her poem “The Fish, 1946.” 466 more words

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One Art - Elizabeth Bishop

The art of losing isn’t hard to master;
so many things seem filled with the intent
to be lost that their loss is no disaster. 138 more words

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