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ON THIS DAY: April 22, 2018

April 22nd is

Earth Day *

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day *

Girl Scout Leaders Day

Jelly Bean Day

‘In God We Trust’ Day *

NASA’s Earth Day Global Selfie * 780 more words


Running Away

James Joyce’s “The Dead” is one of my favorite short stories, with that remarkable line about falling snow general all over Ireland. In my corner of Vermont, these days, the sentiment generally is… 180 more words


12 Poetry Collections Perfect for World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day is here, and I want to use this time to let you know that poetry isn’t all Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson and Alexander Pope. 137 more words

Louise Glück

There were many winters but I closed my eyes
The cold air white with dissolved wings

There was one garden when the snow melted
Azure and white; I couldn’t tell… 19 more words


Poem 16

Respond to poem 15:

We seek to feel in the night
the same as everyone else.
It Makes no difference that
we are born of a night… 104 more words

The Undertaking by Louise Glück

The darkness lifts, imagine, in your lifetime.
There you are–cased in clean bark you drift
through weaving rushes, fields flooded with cotton.
You are free. The river films with lilies, 48 more words


Poem 15

15: Post a poem (written by someone else) that you love (for any reason).
Title: A Myth of Devotion
Written by: Louise Glück

When Hades decided he loved this girl… 312 more words