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Apologia Litania

Today in Pest’s open air markets there is a sale on holy
water and scapulars, hand-carved chess pieces, and Oriental
spoons whose sole task is to approximate the luxurious… 252 more words

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Hostage

Really rather blown away by the below poem by Eric Raanan Fischman (an MFA candidate at Naropa University)

Hostage

for Jennifer Faylor

By the time you read this, the air… 183 more words

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Eleanor Writes She’s Reading Rimbaud

No one’s serious at seventeen.
—by A. Rimbaud

I’ve been reading Rimbaud again & I must confess
that his beautiful nights & scents of vineyards & beer… 272 more words

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Don't Go Far Off

Don’t go far off, not even for a day, because –
because — I don’t know how to say it: a day is long
and I will be waiting for you, as in an empty station… 102 more words

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Illustration Love: Hug


“But now, my love, we are here, we are now, and those other times are running elsewhere.”

― A.S. Byatt, Possession

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Book Review: The Nursing Home Murder by Ngaio Marsh

The Nursing Home Murder, Ngaio Marsh

When Britain’s Home Secretary Derek 0’Callaghan dies shortly after an emergency appendicitis operation, no-one at first suspects foul play. 365 more words

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Pablo Neruda Documentary - "The Poet's Calling" featuring Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Isabel Allende and more

There’s a documentary about Pablo Neruda in the works, from nonprofit Red Poppy which specializes in promoting Latin America poetry. The documentary is titled “Poet’s Calling” and they’ve managed to get interviews with top poets and Neruda’s friends, among them Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Isabel Allende. 120 more words

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