Care Package for Sunday, July 12, 2020

Poetry: Voices of the Dusk by Fenton JohnsonI.Do you hear the witches wailing?     Witches wailing, wailing, wailing,Do you see the ghost robes trailing?Ghost robes trailing, trailing, trailingRead more Song In My Head: Static On the Radio by Jim White https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2DyPVDIpTM Art: Jim Seitz’s Time and Again Photo credit: jimseitz.com Recipe: Taco Stuffed Avocados Photo …

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Care Package for Saturday, July 11, 2020

Poetry: The Sun Went Down in Beauty by George Marion McClellanThe sun went down in beauty   Beyond the Mississippi side,As I stood on the banks of the river   And watched its waters glide:Read more Song In My Head: When Doves Cry by The Be Good Tanyas https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AsMjHY2dcM Art: Chua Mia Tee’s Epic Poem of Malaya …

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FLASHBACK Care Package for Wednesday, July 10, 1974

In the Top Ten: Sundown by Gordon Lightfoot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kv8zyBi4ZXk On the Bestseller List: Jaws by Peter Benchley Photo credit: abebooks.com New In Theaters: Where the Red Fern Grows https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dS7r3-xSguk New In Comic Shops: Giant Size Spider-Man #1 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: Doc Elliot https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fuQG7mwnvHc Magazine Roulette: Crazy Photo credit: amazon.com Sports: San Francisco Giants …

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Care Package for Friday, July 10, 2020

Poetry: The Floral Apron by Marilyn ChinThe woman wore a floral apron around her neck,that woman from my mother’s villagewith a sharp cleaver in her hand.Read more (https://poets.org/poem/floral-apron) Song In My Head: Anthems for a Seventeen-Year Old Girl by Broken Social Scene https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDqNL0js0iU Art: Douglas Coupland’s Slogans for the Early 21st Century Photo credit: canadianart.ca …

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FLASHBACK Care Package for Wednesday, July 9, 1958

In the Top Ten: Purple People Eater by Sheb Wooley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X9H_cI_WCnE&t=3s On the Bestseller List: How to Do Nothing With Nobody All Alone by Yourself by Robert Paul Smith Photo credit: scribd.com New In Theaters: King Creole https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fy3juYtrhGU New In Comic Shops: Peter Panda #30 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: The Betty White Show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPV3WmIb6y0

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