One of my goals in the new year is to memorize a poem each month; nothing too fancy, just my favorites. I’ve already laid them all out for the year, twelve poems I’ve loved awhile… Read The Post
Favorite books read in 2016 1. Middlemarch | George Eliot I came to George Eliot late in my reading life, insomuch as an English major and anglophile should call 28 “late.” I’d read pieces of… Read The Post
1. Caught Nate DiMeo’s Spare a Thought for Edwin Booth on tonight’s Public Radio Remix. Spare seven minutes to catch it, too. 2. How awkwardly British are you? 78%, apparently (though not surprisingly). 3. First… Read The Post
I think continually of those who were truly great. Who, from the womb, remembered the soul’s history Through corridors of light, where the hours are suns, Endless and singing. Whose lovely ambition Was that their… Read The Post
the FORGOTTEN DIALECT OF THE HEART | JACK GILBERT How astonishing it is that language can almost mean, and frightening that it does not quite. Love, we say, God, we say, Rome and Michiko, we write, and the words… Read The Post
just a little sm*sh for your monday. you’re welcome.
I read this months back while waiting out a snowstorm in the BYU bookstore, and have thought about it more or less daily since then. Yesterday this showed up on Pinterest and I thought about it all over… Read The Post