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Slice #3: Journal and Journeys, an Ode

My children are growing up. My eldest daughter is graduating from college, joining the education realm. My son is graduating from high school, taking his first solo step into the “real world” while we live a half world away, and my youngest continues navigating her way through the ambiguity of middle school. 219 more words

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Poem of the Week: "Keeping Quiet" by Pablo Neruda

Now we will count to twelve
and we will all keep still.

For once on the face of the earth,
let’s not speak in any language; 183 more words


Un Poema de Amor y una Canción Desesperada

I sing like the winds that revolve
and rattle through the scent of pines.

From the mountain peak I praise
the plains that stretch out and grow. 65 more words


A Love Letter to Spring

“You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.” 

― Pablo Neruda

On this first day of March, when the colors outside are still so drab, let’s get lost in the beauty of food.   174 more words



You will remember that leaping stream

where sweet aromas rose and trembled,

and sometimes a bird, wearing water

and slowness, its winter feathers.

You will remember those gifts from the earth: 66 more words


David Soul Performs Pablo Neruda

From: The Guardian Books

The Starsky and Hutch actor talks about the life and loves of the Chilean poet, and performs Your Feet, Ode to Clothes and more of the literature laureate’s workClaire ArmitsteadMatt HillAdam Feinstein. 133 more words


Here I Love You - Pablo Neruda

Here I love you.
In the dark pines the wind disentangles itself.
The moon glows like phosphorous on the vagrant waters.
Days, all one kind, go chasing each other. 174 more words