Tag Archives: Mary Oliver

A Poem for World Turtle Day

This piece has been updated. It was originally posted May 23, 2018. May 23rd is World Turtle Day, which was founded in 1990 and is sponsored by American Tortoise Rescue. Mary Oliver (1935-2019 ) prolific American poet who was born … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: September 10, 2020

September 10th is National Hot Dog Day Swap Ideas Day TV Dinner Day * World Suicide Prevention Day * _____________________________________ MORE! Marie Laveau, Akio Yashiro and Misty Copeland, click

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TCS: Plague Year – There is a Light Somewhere

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Word Cloud: SNOWBLIND (III)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD It’s an irony that the things I like best about Christmas are traditions from places where Winter means snow and ice. The smell of pine warmed by glowing lights, carols full of cold Decembers, and hot … Continue reading

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TCS: My Dog Practices Geometry – Poems for Work Like a Dog Day

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TCS: Here, There Are Blueberries

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TCS: The Bee-Loud Glade – poems for World Bee Day

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Mary Oliver (1935-2019)

by Nona Blyth Cloud Wikipedia tries to sum her up: Mary Jane Oliver (September 10, 1935 – January 17, 2019) was an American  poet who won the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. In 2007 The New York Times described her as “far and away, this country’s … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: SNOWBLIND (Redux)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD It’s an irony that the things I like best about Christmas are traditions from places where Winter means snow and ice. The smell of pine warmed by glowing lights, carols full of cold Decembers, and hot … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: September 10, 2018

September 10th is National Swap Ideas Day TV Dinner Day * World Suicide Prevention Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Marie Laveau, Akio Yashiro and Mary Oliver, click

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