“Most of us are about as eager to be changed as we were to be born, and go through our changes in a similar state of shock.”
– James Baldwin,
who was born on this date, 1924
 
Poem of the Day:
“The Common Life”
Wallace Stevens
,
who died on this date in 1855

 
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by Lance Ford and Alan Hirsch

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The Wake Up Call – August 2, 2014