August 8, 2009

Terrific Two of the Week: 8/3/09-8/7/09

Bookmark and Share

Pin It

So many intriguing poems by various poets have been covered this week, it's time to re-discover all the beautiful things written. Here is a recap, and my two favorite poems of the week. What were YOURS? The two, terrific poems of the week for me:

--Epilogue On Through The Looking Glass and Never Give All The Heart--

Coffee Table Poetry for Tea Drinkers is updated daily. Simply subscribe by selecting E-mail or RSS Reader. You will treasure getting daily poetry in your mail! Please continue reading the Recap below, and click on the titles to access the poems:
August 3, 2009
Song of Songs (Ch. 2)
--Description: Christianity, Love, Nature, Solomon--

August 4, 2009
Epilogue On Through The Looking Glass
--Description: 19th C, Carroll L., Childhood, Fantasy Seasons--

August 5, 2009
To Spring
--Description: 19th C, Blake W., Nature, Seasons--

August 6, 2009
Ode on Solitude
--Description: 18th C, Pope A., Life, Peace--

August 7, 2009
Never Give All The Heart
--Description: 20th C, Yeats W.B., Disillusion, Love--

--Word of the Day: insouciant\in-SOO-see-uhnt; (Fr.) an-soo-SYAHN\,(adjec):
Marked by lighthearted unconcern or indifference; carefree; nonchalant.
The insouciant gingerbread man skips through the pages with glee, until he meets his . . . demise at the end.
-Judith Constantinides, "The Gingerbread Man", School Library Journal, April 2002

--Quote of the Day: All religions remind us that actions have consequences for which guilt can and must be acknowledged, forgiveness humbly begged, reconciliation sought.
-Kenneth L. Woodward

--French Word of the Day: heureux/euse(adj)happy, pleased, content
(eg) J'├ętais heureuse au printemps dernier quand nous sortions ensemble.
(transl) I was happy last spring when we were dating.
(eg) Je suis heureuse (or: contente) que tu sois venu.
(transl) I'm happy you came.

Coffee Table Poetry for Tea Drinkers is updated often. The easiest way to get your regular poetic inspiration is to subscribe by selecting E-mail or RSS Reader.Also, come follow us on Twitter. We look forward to making every day memorably intriguing for you.

Subscribe to awesome Cool iPhone Apps Free To $5 Caps:

Cool iPhone Apps Free to $5 Caps
Posted by V. Mahfood

Reblog this post [with Zemanta]
Pin It


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Subscribe RSS


*Your AD or LINK

~ Place your site link or ad here!



Copyright ©2008-2012 Coffee Table Poetry For Tea Drinkers by V. Mahfood

Copyright © 2008-2010 Green Scrapbook Diary Designed by SimplyWP | Made free by Scrapbooking Software | Bloggerized by Ipiet Notez