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Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Passages: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900–1944)
Antoine de Saint Exupéry (June 29, 1900 – July 31, 1944) "My life is monotonous. I hunt chickens; people hunt me. All chicken...
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Filling the Well: Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Steve Powers, and Mariel Waloff
SCAD, Atlanta Campus Poetry is eternal graffiti written in the heart of everyone. – Lawrence Ferlinghetti ...
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Passages: Norton Juster (1929–2021)
Norton Juster (June 2, 1929 – March 8, 2021) "Have you ever heard the wonderful silence just before the dawn?” she inquired. “...
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Pulling on a Line: A Celebration of Mary Lee Hahn
I once told Mary Lee Hahn that I loved how she managed to live her life as one long poem. (I still consider her a role model in that re...
Friday, April 30, 2021
Filling the Well: Lucille Clifton and Erik Wernquist
Syaibatul Hamdi Poems come out of wonder, not out of knowing. – Lucille Clifton ...
Thursday, April 29, 2021
Filling the Well: Felice Holman
"Wish Upon a Star" by Anne Worner There is something about poems that is like loving children: They keep returning home and singin...
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Filling the Well: Nathaniel Hawthorne and Ella Rose Howlett
InspiredImages Happiness is not found in things you possess, but in what you have the courage to release. – Nathaniel Hawthorne ...
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