Just, listen to this poem. Listen to it now.
Fire and Ice by Robert Frost Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I’ve tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great AndContinue reading “Poem of the Week: “Fire and Ice””
Generally, I despise modern poetry, but this poem, “Eyes Like Judas” by Jackie Hill Perry, is different. It’s free form like most modern poetry, but just the same, I was taken by it, almost brought to tears by it. Sorry I can’t post the transcript, but take a listen to this:
Today, I am posting a poem solely for discussion purposes. I don’t want to influence you by expounding my theories about what Ezra Pound said and why; I only want to hear your thoughts (and I promise, I am not enlisting you to help me cheat on a school assignment. I just want to talkContinue reading “Poem of the Week: “Ballad for Gloom””
Today was a grand, glorious day! I spent most of the afternoon at a book sale one of the main libraries in town was holding. Six books for fifteen dollars, and considering I recently spent thirty-five dollars on three books at Barnes and Noble, I’d say I cleaned up. Now for the list: 1: TheContinue reading “Library Sale!”