Tag Archives: Ted Kooser

TCS: My Dog Practices Geometry ā€“ Poems for Work Like a Dog Day

. . 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 … Continue reading

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A Poem in Honor of Homemade Soup Day

Daniel Nyikos was born in Germany into a U.S. military family. His mother is Hungarian and his father is an American of Hungarian descent. The family moved a lot during his early school years, mostly in America and the Netherlands. … Continue reading

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TCS: A Sky Full of Stars – Coldplay

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Word Cloud: PRAIRIE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD This week, my husband and I are celebrating our 34th wedding anniversary, so Iā€™m just going to give you a brief introduction to one of my all- time favorite poets, then let you explore on your … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: GLANCE

by Nona Blyth Cloud I collect odd bits of historic detail and stray facts. I look for unlikely connections. Sometimes my mind wanders off in a completely new direction in the middle of a sentence, and what I started out … Continue reading

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