Posts tagged with ‘poetry by others’

  • You’re the Result of Yourself (by Pablo Neruda)

    By on April 5, 2014

    For you yourself are your destiny.

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    Polly Castor
  • A Darkling Thrush (Poem by Thomas Hardy)

    By on April 2, 2014

    At once a voice arose among the bleak twigs overhead...

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  • Make the Ordinary Come Alive

    By on March 15, 2014

    Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but it is a way of foolishness.

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  • A Poem by Dawna Markova

    By on March 8, 2014

    I choose to risk my significance, to live so that which came to me as seed goes to the next as...

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    Polly Castor
  • Poems Hide

    By on February 20, 2014

    I’ll tell you a secret: poems hide. In the bottoms of our shoes, they are sleeping. They are the...

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  • Jobina’s Haiku

    By on February 12, 2014

    Here are some haiku by my friend Jobina (Check out her blog here)…   Life is not just mine....

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  • Poem by Leslea Newman

    By on November 2, 2013

      Secret Sometimes when the morning sun streams through the kitchen window and I’m washing the dishes or opening...

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  • Short Poem by Lao-Tzu

    By on October 5, 2013

    Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is

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    Polly Castor
  • Poem by Maya Stein: First Quiet of the Morning

    By on July 14, 2013

    Don't spend it on the stack of mail, the phone call, the mounting inventory of groceries. Resist the finished...

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    Polly Castor
  • Poem by e.e. cummings

    By on June 21, 2013

    i thank You God for most this amazing day: for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue...

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  • Poem by Kahil Gibran: Your Children

    By on May 31, 2013

    Your Children Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself....

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  • Poem by Woodruff Smith: Genesis 1 or Genesis 2

    By on May 21, 2013

    Genesis 1 or Genesis 2 Where did it begin This idea called you? In Genesis 1, Or Genesis 2?...

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    Polly Castor