A Little More Whitman for National Poetry at Work Day

From Leaves of Grass, in honor of National Poetry at Work day, January 12, 2021 – as always, with thanks to Project Gutenberg: Away with old romance! Away with novels, plots and plays of foreign courts, Away with love-verses sugar’d in rhyme, the intrigues, amours of idlers, Fitted for only banquets of … Continue ReadingA Little More Whitman for National Poetry at Work Day

Passing it on – Virtual Poetry Reading

Poetry is meant to be spoken, and to be heard.   Join the Academy of American Poets as they host a Virtual Poetry Reading this Tuesday, November 24 at 7:30 PM Eastern Time.  As described in the invite I got from the Academy: “The Academy of American Poets Presents Gather in … Continue ReadingPassing it on – Virtual Poetry Reading

Join me to discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

  Let’s talk about Harper Lee’s classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird  on Sunday December 6.  This event is virtual. The book is very accessible at libraries and bookstores.  One option to get either the print or the ebook version is to visit my affiliate link on Bookshop.org (more about … Continue ReadingJoin me to discuss To Kill a Mockingbird