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The Road Not Taken

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
And sorry I could not travel both
And be one traveler, long I stood
And looked down one as far as I could… 116 more words

Robert Frost

Welcome to the launch of Literary Cobblestones!

Today in literary history, Robert Frost’s “The Road Not Taken” saw its first publishing in the Atlantic Monthly¬† 61 more words

What I see

When I trek to New York City these days, I generally go for non-tourist reasons; my sister lives in Manhattan. It’s a day trip, and I don’t always avail myself of visits to big-city attractions–instead, I “hang out” with my sister and her family, which tends to mean home-cooked dinners in her apartment and walks around her neighborhood, greeting neighbors in the coffee shop or on the sidewalk. 635 more words

Poetry

Just Read - The Rest of July

Attention Conservation Notice: Thoughts on the last 10 poems I read for the Just Read Readathon, by people like William Blake, Katie Degentesh, joanne burns, Claire Potter and Patricia Lockwood, and profuse thanks to everyone who helped to raise just shy of $700 for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (1,987 words). 2,160 more words

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How a Poem Begins, 8/1/15

“A poem begins as a lump in the throat,

a sense of wrong,

a homesickness,

a lovesickness.”¬†

– Robert Frost

Quotes 2015


A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

Robert Frost

August 1, 1915: Robert Frost’s The Road Not Taken was first published in the Atlantic Monthly 100 years ago today.

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