Archives For October

True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.”
– William Penn,
Quaker and Founder of Pennsylvania,
who was born on this date, 1644
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Poem of the Day:
love is the every only god
e.e. cummings,
born on this date, 1894

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[ Three poems by e.e. cummings ]


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The Wake Up Call – October 14, 2014


Robert Frost

Robert FrostO Hushed October morning mild,
Thy leaves have ripened to the fall;
To-morrow’s wind, if it be wild,
Should waste them all.
The crows above the forest call;
To-morrow they may form and go.
O hushed October morning mild,
Begin the hours of this day slow,
Make the day seem to us less brief.
Hearts not averse to being beguiled,
Beguile us in the way you know;
Release one leaf at break of day;
At noon release another leaf;
One from our trees, one far away;
Retard the sun with gentle mist;
Enchant the land with amethyst.

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