Monthly Archives: February 2019

ON THIS DAY: February 28, 2019

February 28th is Chocolate Soufflé Day Floral Design Day * Digital Learning Day * Tooth Fairy Day * __________________________________________ MORE! Sylvia del Villard, Richard Spikes and Anne Brown, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 27, 2019

February 27th is Anosomia Awareness Day * National Strawberry Day National Kahlua Day World NGO Day * International Polar Bear Day * _______________________________________ MORE! John Menard, Charlotte Ray and Mabel Staupers, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 26, 2019

February 26th is Levi Strauss Day * For Pete’s Sake Day Tell a Fairytale Day World Pistachio Day ____________________________________________ MORE! Carter Woodson, Muhammad Ali and Oprah Winfrey, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 25, 2019

February 25th is Clam Chowder Day Chocolate-Covered Peanuts Day _______________________________________ MORE! Hirman Revels, Oumou Sangaré and Nova Peris, click

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TCS: Poem in Honor of Levi Strauss

Good Morning! ___________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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A Poem for Winslow Homer Day

Hannah Fries: the first collection of her poems, Little Terrarium, was published by Hedgerow Books in November 2016. “Sea Paintings” is a series of  her poems, each inspired by a specific Winslow Homer painting.  Fries is a recipient of a … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: February 24, 2019

February 24th is Tortilla Chip Day Winslow Homer Day * World Bartender Day _______________________________________ MORE! Daniel Payne, Rebecca Crumpler and Edward Perkins, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 23, 2019

February 23rd is Banana Bread Day Curling is Cool Day * Diesel Engine Day * Dog Biscuit Day National Tile Day _______________________________________ MORE! W.E.B. Du Bois, Louis Stokes and Constance Baker Motley, click

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ON THIS DAY: February 22, 2019

February 22nd is Cook a Sweet Potato Day George Washington’s Birthday National Margarita Day Walking the Dog Day World Thinking Day * _______________________________________ MORE! Frazier Baker, Willa Chapell and Frank Peterson Jr, click

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Word Cloud: PROFANITY (Redux – Black History Month)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD Please take this week’s title as a warning. If you find profanity offensive, this installment of Word Cloud is one you may want to skip. An article I skimmed for this week’s post was called Poets Nobody Reads, which isn’t entirely … Continue reading

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