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Lovely sonnet by Jessica Greenbaum in For You Today and her abecedarian poem is also quite good, A Poem for S, but I’m curious about the missing letter.

Steve Gehrke : Epilogue

Quite a compelling poem by Tony Hoagland in Note to Reality.

Saskia Hamilton adds to the mystery of foreign words with Zwijgen.

“Lord, when shall we be done growing? As long as we have anything more to do, we have done nothing. So, now, let us add Moby Dick to our blessings, and step from that. Leviathan is not the biggest fish; – I have heard of Krakens.”

– Herman Melville in a letter to Hawthorne, in response to Hawthorne’s praise of Moby-Dick

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  • What's more embarrassing: that I'm eating gluten free rice crackers for a snack or that I'm even asking this? 1 month ago
  • Youngest son's soccer team kicks more goals than the other team. Still loses. 1 month ago
  • Hey buddy, nice purse. Yeah I know it's a baby bjorn & that you're an amazing dad, but the thing is you'll never catch me in that thing. 1 month ago
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  • I don't care if you think I'm crude & sexist, if I see you with two large coffee mugs and you're my wife I'm going to say, "Hey, nice mugs." 1 month ago

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