Category Archives: Walt Whitman

Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – “Beginning My Studies”

‌ Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ‌Inscriptions ‌ ‌‌ ‌ ‌‌ “Beginning My Studies” Beginning my studies the first step pleas’d me so much, The mere fact consciousness, these forms, the power of motion, … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – “When I Read the Book”

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ “When I Read the Book” When I read the book, the biography famous, And is this then (said I) what the author calls a man’s life? … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – “For Him I Sing”

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ “For Him I Sing” For him I sing, I raise the present on the past, (As some perennial tree out of its roots, the present on … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – Eidolons

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ Eidolans I met a seer, Passing the hues and objects of the world, The fields of art and learning, pleasure, sense, To glean eidolons. Put in … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – To Thee Old Cause

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ To Thee Old Cause To thee old cause! Thou peerless, passionate, good cause, Thou stern, remorseless, sweet idea, Deathless throughout the ages, races, lands, After a … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – To A Historian

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ To a Historian You who celebrate bygones, Who have explored the outward, the surfaces of the races, the life that has             … Continue reading

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Walking with Walt Whitman – Leaves of Grass – Inscriptions – To Foreign Lands

Walking with Walt Whitman A daily installment from Leaves of Grass. ~ ❦ ~ Insriptions To Foreign Lands I heard that you ask’d for something to prove this puzzle the New World, And to define America, her athletic Democracy, Therefore … Continue reading

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