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Word Cloud: EXTRAVAGANT (Redux for Poetry Month)

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD There is just a breath of Purtianism lurking in most American poetry. We admire the winnowing of excess words, the spareness of poets like Frost and Sandburg and the prose of Hemingway and Steinbeck. American poets … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: December 26, 2018

December 26th is Candy Cane Day Thank-you Note Day Spiced Caramel Apple Martini Day _______________________________________ MORE! Phan Bội Châu, Evelyn Bark and Maulana Karenga, click

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ON THIS DAY: December 26, 2017

December 26th is Candy Cane Day Thank-you Note Day Spiced Caramel Apple Martini Day _______________________________________________ MORE! Thomas Gray, Mary Somerville and W.C. Handy, click

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