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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A DATE WITH HISTORY: Tuesday, Feb. 22, 1955

In the Top Ten: Sincerely by The McGuire Sisters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vh_DdJ10IaA On the Bestseller List: I’ll Cry Tomorrow by Lillian Roth Photo credit: abebooks.com New In Theaters: The Far Country https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aIJPtH3RF4M New In Comic Shops: Wedding Bells #7 Photo credit: mycomicshop.com On TV: The Elgin TV Hour https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QChOFJHdQps Magazine Roulette: Behind the Scene Photo credit: mycomicshop.com …

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Care Package for Monday, Feb. 22, 2021

Poetry: On Self-Knowledge by Kahlil GibranAnd a man said, Speak to us of Self-Knowledge.       And he answered, saying:       Your hearts know in silence the secrets of the days and the nights.Read More Song In My Head: The Fall of the World’s Own Optimist by Aimee Mann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JwJ-k0J2xrw Art: Qian Xuan’s …

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Black History Month Care Package for Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021

Poetry: Disbelief by Kamilah Aisha MoonI have all of theselily plants but not you,nor peace.Read More Song In My Head: L-O-V-E by Nat King Cole https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_HmF84G7ZY Art: Alma Thomas’s Red Azaleas Singing and Dancing Rock and Roll Music Photo credit: americanart.si.edu Quote: “I’m not quite sure what freedom is, but I know damn well what …

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