Care Package for Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Poetry: Legendary by Nicole SealeyWhat girl gives up an opportunityto talk about herself? Not I. Not today.I won’t bore you with my biography –just a few highlights from my résumé.Read More Lyrical: Sick of Myself by Matthew Sweet‘Cause I’m sick of myself when I look at you/Something is beautiful and true/World that’s ugly and a …

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A DATE WITH HISTORY: Sunday, May 10, 1959

In the Top Ten:The Happy Organ by Dave “Baby” Cortez https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pvzA6gy2vbk On the Bestseller List: The Watch That Ends the Night by Hugh MacLennan Photo credit: abebooks.com New In Theaters: The Hound of the Baskervilles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbPU75gfJTI New In Comic Shops: Sugar and Spike #22 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: Colt .45 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHOVSo3G3Pk Magazine Roulette: Rogue …

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Care Package for Monday, May 10, 2021

In memory of Audrey Poetry: Spell for the End of Grief by Amie WhittemoreNo incantations, no rosemary and statice,No keening women in grim dresses.No cauldrons, no candles, no hickory wands.Read More (https://poets.org/poem/spell-end-grief) Lyrical: Goin’ Out by Sarah HarmerWhen the days close on the memories you’ve acquired/And your body cannot hold your soul’s fire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIKdCCcvBV0 Art: …

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A DATE WITH HISTORY: Saturday, May 9, 1998

In the Top Ten: My All by Mariah Carey https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIhI23gBBPQ On the Bestseller List: Aphrodite by Isabel Allende Photo credit: abebooks.com New In Theaters: Shopping for Fangs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5t3ZQzhTOM New In Comic Shops: Starman #42 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: Walker, Texas Ranger https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2iEz527LQrU Magazine Roulette: max Photo credit: pinterest.co.uk Zodiac/Horoscope: Click here Photo credit: chinaonlinemuseum.com …

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Care Package for Sunday, May 9, 2021

Poetry: The Eternal City by Jim SimmermanSometimes I picture your face on money.But this isn’t Rome, where they knowwhat money’s worth, which is almostthe paper it’s printed on (a kind of art),Read More Lyrical: Everything Is Free Now by Gillian WelchNever minded working hard/It’s who I’m working for https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sy6VMDXB2SQ Art: Joseph Mallord William Turner’s Geneva: …

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