Today's Little Ditty
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Saturday, April 30, 2022
Filling the Well: Ralph Waldo Emerson, William Joyce, and Brandon Oldenburg
Samuele Di Blasi Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not. – Ralph Waldo Eme...
Friday, April 29, 2022
Filling the Well: Jennifer Clement, Henry Cuyler Bunner, & Tori Amos (Arbor Day)
Simon Marussi Remember the tree is older than you are and you might find stories in its branches. – Jennifer Clement , from "Lem...
Thursday, April 28, 2022
Filling the Well: Nellie Bly, Pufferfish, and Danny MacAskill
Easter Island, photo by Andrea Vera Sasso Energy rightly applied and directed will accomplish anything. – Nellie Bly "Pu...
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Filling the Well: Rumi and Paul Smith
"By The Sea" by Paul Smith Let the beauty of what you love be what you do. – Rumi Paul Smith, Typewriter Artist (1921-20...
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Filling the Well: Edith Wharton and Valérian Desterne
Edgar Augusto Galavis My little old dog: A heart-beat At my feet – Edith Wharton from In Provence and Lyrical Epigrams "A...
Monday, April 25, 2022
Filling the Well: Romain Rolland, Georges Lemmen, NASA, and The Jive Aces
"Sunflowers" by Georges Lemmen (1895) at The Art Institute of Chicago If a man is to shed the light of the sun upon other m...
Sunday, April 24, 2022
Filling the Well: Victor Hugo and Eugène Carrière
"The Contemplator" (1901) Eugène Carrière What makes night within us may leave stars. –Victor Hugo According to the ...
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