Care Package for Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021

Poetry: Near Miss by Fanny HoweI almost met youOn a SaturdayIn Gloucester.Read More Song In My Head: Everything Is Broken by Sheryl Crow ft. Jason Isbell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhWiq3BE3zY Art: Calligraphic Plaque Photo credit: metmuseum.org Quote: “When ill luck begins, it does not come in sprinkles, but in showers.” – Mark Twain, Pudd’nhead Wilson Recipe: Roasted Strawberry …

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Care Package for Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021

Poetry: Autobiography by Lawrence FerlinghettiI am leading a quiet lifein Mike’s Place every daywatching the champsof the Dante Billiard Parlorand the French pinball addicts.Read More Song In My Head: Sweet Old World by EmmyLou Harris https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEvWLYFFnxM Art: Albert Edward Edenshaw’s Raven rattle Photo credit: metmuseum.org Quote: Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it …

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Black History Month Care Package for Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021

Poetry: Soul Train by Allison Joseph Oh how I wanted to be a dancerthose Saturday mornings in theliving room, neglecting choresRead More Song In My Head: Blackbird by Nina Simone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ix6Liy0XQg Art: Faith Ringgold’s Hide Little Children Photo credit: faithringgold.com Quote: The thing about Black history is that the truth is so much more complex than …

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Care Package for Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021

Poetry: Toward the Island by Pablo MedinaIt smells of forest and it smells of sea.Look how the vulture riseson the ladder of the winds.Read More Song In My Head: State of Love and Trust by Pearl Jam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8r_anyZERw Art: Eyvind Earle’s Fence In Winter Photo credit: pinterest.com Quote: “What for centuries raised man above the …

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Black History Month Care Package for Monday, Feb. 22, 2021

Poetry: The Motorcycle Queen by Tyree DateYou said you took God with you to all 48 states.You caroled your grief on an Indian Scout,Read More Song In My Head: Keep Livin’ by Jean Grae https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UEpzl_cqufk Art: Dean Mitchell’s A Pause for Peace Photo credit: deanmitchellstudio.com Quote: “Laundry is the only thing that should be separated …

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