Tag Archives: Joseph Brodsky

Word Cloud: MAYDEEP (Redux)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD “Now is the month of maying” says the old song by Thomas Morley. Our month of maying is drawing to a close, but we have explored far more than spring romance. Many of these end-of-May poets have taken … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: May 24, 2019

May 24th is Escargot Day International Tiara Day National Scavenger Hunt Day World Schizophrenia Day * Aviation Maintenance Technician Day * _____________________________________ MORE! Ynes Mexia, Joseph Brodsky and Valerie Taylor, click

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Word Cloud: Windows (Redux)

by Nona Blyth Cloud Through the small tall bathroom window the December yard is gray and scratchy, the tree calligraphic. ………………………… – Dave Eggers The view from Dave Eggers’ bathroom window is a close match to the view from my kitchen window. Most … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: May 24, 2018

May 24th is National Memory Day National Escargot Day National Scavenger Hunt Day World Schizophrenia Day * Aviation Maintenance Technician Day * _________________________________________ MORE! John Hancock, Sarah Hale and Joseph Brodsky, click

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Word Cloud: EXILE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996) was born as Iosif Alexandrochich Brodsky, in Leningrad, on May 24, 1940. He left school at the age of fifteen, taking jobs in a morgue, a mill, a ship’s boiler room, and on … Continue reading

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