Care Package for Monday, Jan. 18, 2021

Poetry: Dream Variations by Langston HughesTo fling my arms wideIn some place of the sun,To whirl and to danceTill the white day is done.Read More Song In My Head: Up To the Mountain (MLK Song) by Patty Griffin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROHW6Hy_OVc Art: Boris Challapin’s Martin Luther King Jr. Photo credit: npg.si.edu Quote: “Every man must decide whether …

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Care Package for Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021

Poetry: YOUR BRAIN IS NOT A PRISON! by Sasha Debevec-McKenneyA prison is the only place that’s a prison.Maybe your brain is a beehive – or, better:an ants nest? A spin class?Read More Song In My Head: Underground Dream by Son Volt https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xtWVNnjv3uM Art: Adriaen van Ostade’s Reading the News at the Weavers’ Cottage Photo credit: …

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Care Package for Saturday, Jan. 16, 2020

Poetry: So Call it Grace by Michael WatsonThe first plea-sure was,someday, a manamen a boy be-Read More Song In My Head: High and Dry by Radiohead https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qFfFVSerQo Art: Ahmad ibn al-Suhrawardi al-Bakri’s Folio from a Qur’an Manuscript Photo credit: metmuseum.org Quote: “One of the most moral acts is to create a space in which life …

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Care Package for Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021

Poetry: Confessional by Hieu Minh NguyenMaybe a bit dramatic, but I lightCandles with my breakfast, wear a white gownRead More Song In My Head: Good Time by Ranky Tanky https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5j78_P4xnU Art: Joseph Mallord William Turner’s The Lake of Zug Photo credit: metmuseum.org Quote: “The history of an oppressed people is hidden in the lies and …

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