Black History Month Care Package for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021

Poetry: Land Ho by Kwame DawesI cannot speak the languagesspoken in that vessel,cannot read the beadspromising salvation.Read More Song In My Head: Rest by Michael Kiwanuka https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edJy_2M03zg Art: From Carrie Mae Weems’ Beacon series Photo credit: carriemaeweems.net Quote: “The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression.” – W.E.B. DuBois Recipe: Pineapple Lemonade …

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Care Package for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021

Poetry: Dog Park by Brandon BrownI told Alli I really wantedto write a poem called “Dog Park.”In bed she’s like you could make ita New Yorker poem, where youRead More Song In My Head: If I Ever Lose My Faith In You by Sting https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7km4EHgkQiw Art: Master IC (probably John Court)’s Dish: The Destruction of …

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Care Package for Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020

November is Native American Heritage Month. Care Packages between now and Nov. 30 will be dedicated to the culture and achievements of Native Americans. Poetry: In the First Place of My Life by Ray Young BearIn the first place of my lifesomething which comes before all othersthere is the sacred and holylikeRead More Song In …

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Spoooky Care Package for Monday, Oct. 19, 2020

Poetry: Ulalume by Edgar Allen PoeThe skies they were ashen and sober;The leaves they were crisped and sere –The leaves they were withering and sere;It was night in the lonesome OctoberOf my most immemorial year:Read more Song In My Head: It’s Thunder and Lightning by We Were Promised Jetpacks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6shmJaOD3Q The Art of Horror: Nightmares …

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