Care Package for Friday, May 29, 2020

Poetry: An Apology by Julia Ward HoweFor a Warm Word Spoken I spake, perhaps, too sharp a wordFor one bred up in modesty,But base injustice, trivial scornOn honor heaped, had angered me.Read more Song In My Head: I Don’t Know Why by Shawn Colvin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPL_VW9LD-k En Plein Air: Robert Clunie’s The White Church at Talpa …

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A DATE WITH HISTORY: Thursday, May 28, 1987

In the Top Ten: I Know What I Like by Huey Lewis & the News https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROea9YecqBQ On the Bestseller List: Vanna Speaks by Vanna White Photo credit: amazon.com New In Theaters: Ernest Goes to Camp https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYMw_dlnVH0 New In Comic Shops: Muppet Babies #13 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: Buck James https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VwNdX_E1IiQ Magazine Roulette: Metal Edge …

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Care Package for Thursday, May 28, 2020

Poetry: Dawn by Kwame DawesIf in the blue gloom of early morning,the sky heavy with portents of snowfall,the air crisp with the cold that willRead more Song In My Head: Nightswimming by R.E.M. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ahJ6Kh8klM4 En Plein Air: Winslow Homer’s The Fog Warning Photo credit: collections.mfa.org Self-Care: Self-Care Tips for Gardening and Yard Work Photo credit: …

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A DATE WITH HISTORY: Monday, May 27, 1968

In the Top Ten: Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing by Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jz_D-greh8Q On the Bestseller List: The French Chef Cookbook by Julia Child Photo credit: pinterest.com New In Theaters: The Astro-Zombies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rPxTR3y0nIc New In Comic Shops: Hawkman #25 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: The Felony Squad https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=La2Pt8Alt8w Magazine Roulette: Esquire …

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Care Package for Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Poetry: The Restoration by Gary JacksonWe drank coffee and got ready,listened to 93.3 during the commute to take our mind off howevery day we die on tv. Every dayRead more Song In My Head: Laminated Cat by Loose Fur https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPG6xDK3mK8 En Plein Air: Alfred Sisley’s Snow at Louveciennes Photo credit: musee-orsay.fr Self-Care: How People Learn …

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