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#AtoZChallenge ‘T’ #NationalPoetryMonth ‘Telescope’ by Louise Gluck #amwriting #poem

This year to celebrate National Poetry Month and to take part in the April A-Z Blogging Challenge, I’ll be posting two poems a day, one written by me and another poem written by one of my favourite poets. 298 more words

seemed to restore to earth its power to console

The Evening Star
Louise Glück

Tonight, for the first time in many years,
there appeared to me again
a vision of the earth’s splendor:

in the evening sky… 87 more words


Poetry and Regret: Louise Glück's 'Myth of Innocence'

In honor of Louise Glück’s birthday (April 22), I want to share one of my favorite poems of her’s: “The Myth of Innocence”. This poem comes from… 408 more words


ON THIS DAY: April 22, 2017

April 22nd is

Earth Day *

NASA’s Earth Day Global Selfie *

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day *

Girl Scout Leaders Day

Jelly Bean Day

‘In God We Trust Day’ Day * 789 more words




I’m sure you’ve been longing to know how I choose my subjects each week. It’s different every time, but this week will give you an idea. 1,872 more words



All day I tried to distinguish

need from desire. Now, in the dark,

I feel only bitter sadness for us,

the builders, the planers of wood, 34 more words

“Clear Morning”

I’ve watched you long enough,
I can speak to you any way I like–

I’ve submitted to your preferences, observing patiently
the things you love, speaking… 106 more words