Tag Archives: William Blake

TCS: Fearful Symmetry – Poems for International Tiger 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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BURNING THE CLOCKS (Redux)

Updated – Originally posted December 11, 2017, as part of The Coffee Shop series by Nona Blyth Cloud _____________________________________________ The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.  – William Blake

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TCS: Burning the Clocks

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ON THIS DAY: November 28, 2017

November 28th is French Toast Day Red Planet Day * World Day of Giving * Giving Tuesday _________________________________________________________ MORE!  William Blake, Rita Mae Brown and Alexander Godunov, click

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ON THIS DAY: November 28, 2016

November 28th is Cider Monday * Cyber Monday * French Toast Day Red Planet Day * ______________________________________________________________ MORE! William Blake, Nancy Mitford and Claude Lévi-Strauss, click

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Tiger Burning Bright

Tyger Tyger, burning bright, In the forests of the night; What immortal hand or eye, Could frame thy fearful symmetry? — from The Tyger by William Blake The Big Cats — Lions, Cheetahs, Panthers, Snow Leopards, Mountain Lions, Tigers — all the deadly cousins … Continue reading

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