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:
--Delight in Disorder and Flower Gathering--
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August 10, 2009
--Description: 19th C, Browning R., Love, Passion--
August 11, 2009
--Description: 21st, McGough R., Love--
August 12, 2009
--Description: 19th C, Stevenson R.L., Music, Nature, Seasons--
August 13, 2009
--Description: 17th C, Herrick R., Love, Sonnet-->
August 14, 2009
--Description: 21st C, McGough R., Aging, Childhood, Nature, Seasons--
August 15, 2009
--Description: 20th C, Frost R., Love, Nature, Seasons--
--Word of the Day: celerity\suh-LAIR-uh-tee\, noun:
1. Rapidity of motion or action; quickness; swiftness.
Though not in the best of physical form, he was capable of moving with celerity.
-Malachy McCourt, A Monk Swimming: A Memoir
--Quote of the Day: Then this immensive cup
Of aromatic wine,
Catullus, I quaff up
To that terse muse of thine.
--Spanish Word of the Day: conocer, (verb):
(eg) La conozco.
(transl) I know her.
(eg) Conozco bien París.
(transl) I know Paris well.
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