In The Next Galaxy By Ruth Stone

In the Next Galaxy by Ruth Stone

  • May 16, 2019

In The Next Galaxy by Ruth Stone   Things will be different. No one will lose their sight, their hearing, their gallbladder. It will be all Catskills with brand new wrap-around verandas. The idea of Hitler will not have vibrated…

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The Lanyard By Billy Collins

The Lanyard by Billy Collins

  • May 9, 2019

Happy Mother's Day! This week's poem is a gift to all the mothers out there. It is a humorous take on how we repay our mothers by Billy Collins. Enjoy! The Lanyard by Billy Collins   The other day as…

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School Prayer By Diane Ackerman

School Prayer by Diane Ackerman

  • May 2, 2019

Many of you met Joanna this past month when she filled in as office manager for 6 weeks. This Thursday, we honor Joanna's birthday with her favorite poem. Hope you enjoy!   School Prayer by Diane Ackerman In the name…

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An Excerpt By William Shakespear

An Excerpt by William Shakespear

  • April 25, 2019

An Excerpt by William Shakespear from The Tempest   You do look, my son, in a moved sort, As if you were dismayed: be cheerful, sir. Our revels now are ended. These our actors, As I foretold you, were all…

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Burlington Snow

Burlington Snow

  • February 21, 2019

By Allen Ginsberg We usually try not to get too political with our poetry Thursday posts, but this poem is just too clever and timely. In 1986, Allen Ginsberg wrote this poem in praise of Bernie Sanders, then the mayor of…

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Dissolving In The Infinite

Dissolving in the Infinite

  • January 31, 2019

By Hafiz (translated┬áby Daniel Ladinsky) I have opened all the windows in my house. Eagles fly in and out, as do any words that are spoken about me. Anything my ears may detect, firsthand or second... I may give that…

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One’s-Self I Sing By Walt Witman

One’s-Self I Sing by Walt Witman

  • January 10, 2019

One's-Self I Sing by Walt Witman One's-self I sing, a simple separate person, Yet utter the word Democratic, the word En-Masse. Of physiology from top to toe I sing, Not physiology alone nor brain alone is worthy for the Muse,…

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Snow-Flakes By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Snow-Flakes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • January 3, 2019

Snow-Flakes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Out of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, and soft, and slow Descends the snow. Even as…

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Paradox Of Noise By Gunilla Norris

Paradox of Noise by Gunilla Norris

  • December 20, 2018

This week a patient sent us this thought-provoking poem for our archives. Many thanks for sending us this one over to us! Paradox of Noise by Gunilla Norris (May 24, 2011)   It is a paradox that we encounter so…

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