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Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

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tags: Bill Murray, Poets House, NYC, NYC Life, Construction Workers, employment, I dwell in Possibility, Gathering Paradise, poem, poetry, poetry reading, Emily Dickinson, streaming video This is a beautiful video, showing the construction of NYC’s Poets House, along with a reading of several poems, including Emily Dickinson’s lovely poem, “I dwell in Possibility,” by actor…

tags: t’was the night before chistmas, poem, poetry reading, christmas, streaming video This video features Tay Zonday reading the popular poem [3:03]

The Peace of Wild Things

tags: Wood Duck, Aix sponsa, birds, poetry, The Peace of Wild Things, Wendell Berry Abstract. Male Wood Duck, Aix sponsa. Image: John Del Rio [larger view]. This has been a difficult and frightening week, and I admit I was especially terrified to learn that my bank failed and was seized by the SEC last night…

tags: Another Reason I Don’t Keep a Gun in the House, Billy Collins, poetry “A man should hear a little music, read a little poetry, and see a fine picture every day of his life, in order that worldly cares may not obliterate the sense of the beautiful implanted in the human soul.” – Johann…

Bag of Bones

tags: Bag of Bones, Dunya Mikhail, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I posted one poem per day every day this month for you to enjoy. You have sent me so many poems and suggestions that I plan to use all of them in the coming weeks; I will post one…

Survival Skills

tags: Survival Skills, Kay Ryan, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). My poetry suggestions are starting to run dry, which…

Thank you, My Fate

tags: Thank you, My Fate, Anna Swir, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). My poetry suggestions are starting to run…

Oda a la Tristeza

tags: Oda a la Tristeza, Pablo Neruda, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). My poetry suggestions are starting to run…

I Sing of Olaf Glad and Big

tags: I Sing of Olaf Glad and Big, E. E. Cummings, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day, every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). Today’s poem was…

Three Questions

tags: Three Questions, Ralph Black, poetry, National Poetry Month April is National Poetry Month, and I plan to post one poem per day, every day this month (If you have a favorite poem that you’d like me to share, feel free to email it to me). My poetry suggestions are starting to run dry, which…