Care Package for Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020

Poetry: Galileo by Paul TranI thought I could stopTime by taking apartThe clock. Minute hand. Hour hand.Read more Song In My Head: Galileo by Indigo Girls https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dI1keSSwdcI Art: Albert Chereau’s Galileo Galilei Before the Holy Office Photo credit: art.com Quote: “All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover …

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Care Package for Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020

Poetry: The Secret of Youth by Micah DanielsLast night I asked my mother to cornrow my hairA skill I had been practicing since last summerBut always ended with a tumbleweed excuse of a braidRead more Song In My Head: Summer’s End by John Prine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXbEFTv9zr0 Art: Ellen Gallagher’s Esirn Coaler Photo credit: tate.org.uk Quote: “Summer’s …

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Care Package for Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020

For Alison, on our 11th anniversary Poetry: Evening Song by Willa CatherDear love, what thing of all things that beIs ever worth one thought from you or me,            Save only Love,            Save only Love?Read more Song In My Head: The Weight by The Band https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-w9OclUnns

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Care Package for Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020

Poetry: Her Lips Are Copper Wire by Jean Toomerwhisper of yellow globesgleaming on lamp-posts that swaylike bootleg licker drinkers in the fogRead more Song In My Head: Forever Young by Rhiannon Giddens and Iron & Wine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHMlZxG339Y Art: Pablo Bronstein’s Erecting of the Paternoster Square Column Photo credit: tate.org.uk Quote: “But now in September the …

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