Care Package for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020

Poetry: Kindness by Naomi Shihab NyeBefore you know what kindness really isyou must lose things,feel the future dissolve in a momentlike salt in a weekend broth.Read more Song In My Head: E-Bow The Letter by R.E.M. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cnIQHJ169s Art: David Reeb’s Jerusalem Picture No. 1 Photo credit: tate.org.uk Quote: “Truth is not only violated by falsehood; …

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Care Package for Monday, Sept. 28, 2020

Poetry: Patience by D.H. LawrenceA wind comes from the northBlowing little flocks of birdsLike spray across the town,Read more Song In My Head: Back and to the Left by Texas Is the Reason https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ugKNS7znXU Art: Ged Quinn’s Cross in the Wilderness Photo credit: tate.org.uk Quote: Patience is not the ability wait, but the ability to …

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Care Package for Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020

Meet Ziti. My family adopted her this week, and today’s Care Package is a celebration of our amazing new good girl. Poetry: Waiting for Happiness by Nomi StoneDog knows when friend will come homebecause each hour friend’s smell pales,air paring down the good smellRead more Song In My Head: Atomic Dog by George Clinton https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IyAEUWJlk1Q

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Care Package for Friday, Sept. 25, 2020

For Ma & Dad, on their 49th anniversary Poetry: I Loved You Before I Was Born by Li-Young LeeI loved you before I was born.It doesn’t make sense, I know.I saw your eyes before I had eyes to see.Read more Song In My Head: Through the Years by Kenny Rogers  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TzEwadgcZnQ Art: Norman Rockwell’s Four …

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Care Package for Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020

Poetry: Holding the Light by Stuart KestenbaumGather up whatever isglittering in the gutter,whatever has tumbledRead more Song In My Head: A Change Is Gonna Come by Sam Cooke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEBlaMOmKV4 Art: Nam June Paik’s Bakelite Robot Photo credit: tate.org.uk Quote: “I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.” – Edith …

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