Care Package for Friday, July 10, 2020

Poetry: The Floral Apron by Marilyn ChinThe woman wore a floral apron around her neck,that woman from my mother’s villagewith a sharp cleaver in her hand.Read more (https://poets.org/poem/floral-apron) Song In My Head: Anthems for a Seventeen-Year Old Girl by Broken Social Scene https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDqNL0js0iU Art: Douglas Coupland’s Slogans for the Early 21st Century Photo credit: canadianart.ca …

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Care Package for Thursday, July 9, 2020

Poetry: The Air of the Present by Robert ParhamI was trying to remember some important quipBy a famous person that rang of wisdomOr was prescient, so obviously so that evenRead more Song In My Head: Partyman by Prince https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AjY8HvpNu6o Art: Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Pez Dispenser Photo credit: jean-michel-basquiat.org Recipe: Best Tuna Salad Photo credit: delish.com Quote: …

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Care Package for Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Poetry: Some Call It God by Jabari AsimI choose Rhythm,the beginning as motion,black Funk shaping itselfin the time before time,Read more Song In My Head: Ashes Of American Flags by Wilco https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4LMaqRmBo1s Art: Odilon Redon’s Reflections Photo credit: getdailyart.com Recipe: Mediterranean Chickpea Salad Photo credit: delish.com Quote: “Every morning we are born again. What we …

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Care Package for Tuesday, July 7, 2020

For Tobias Poetry: A Happy Birthday by Ted KooserThis evening, I sat by an open windowand read till the light was gone and the bookwas no more than a part of the darkness.Read more (https://poets.org/poem/happy-birthday) Song In My Head: Devil’s Point by Wicked Shallows https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtXCNQFTeoI Art: Deadpool’s Secret Wars by Skottie Young Photo credit: pinterest.com …

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Care Package for Monday, July 6, 2020

Poetry: Space Station by Tom SleighMy mother and I and the dog were floatingWeightless in the kitchen. SilverwareHovered above the table. Napkins driftedRead more Song In My Head: One Big Love by Patty Griffin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLUqsCg92Mk Art: Just Married by Filip Patock Photo credit: flickr.com Self-Care: Summer of Self-Care Photo credit: self.com Recipe: Melon Prosciutto Skewers …

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