Care Package for Friday, March 13, 2020

Happy Birthday: Percival Lowell, astronomerBorn March 13, 1855 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91cIlQQaQEQ 50 States, 100 Weeks: Gilmore Ghost Town, Leadore, ID Photo credit: atlasobscura Music: Over & Over by The Delfonics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqPrD80am1I Poetry: What He Thought by Heather McHugh    for Fabio Doplicher We were supposed to do a job in Italyand, full of our feeling forourselves (our …

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Care Package for Thursday, March 12, 2020

Happy Birthday: Jack Kerouac, authorBorn March 12, 1922 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3LLpNKo09Xk 50 States, 100 Weeks: Lionhead Natural Water Slides, Coolin, ID Photo credit: youtube.com Music: Think It Over by The Delfonics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2r0Nl-rXJ30 Poetry: The Envoy of Mr. Cogito by Zbigniew Herbert, translated by Bogdana CarpenterGo where those others went to the dark boundaryfor the Golden Fleece of …

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Care Package for Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Happy Birthday: Bobby McFerrin, musicianBorn March 11, 1950 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ne6tB2KiZuk 50 States, 100 Weeks: Craters of the Moon National Monument & Preserve Photo credit: backpacker.com Music: Can You Remember by The Delfonics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jIwm3VHjkUE Poetry: What Kinds of Times Are These by Adrienne RichThere’s a place between two stands of trees where the grass grows uphilland the …

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Care Package for Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Happy Birthday: Chuck Norris, actorBorn March 10, 1940 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsabFEisZ2Y 50 States, 100 Weeks: Dugout Dick Memorial, Salman, ID Photo credit: clui.org Music: Hurt So Bad by The Delfonics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SvFYx4MnyQ Poetry: Making Peace by Denise LevertovA voice from the dark called out,     ‘The poets must give usimagination of peace, to oust the intense, familiarimagination of …

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Care Package for Monday, March 9, 2020

Happy Birthday: Yuri Gagarin, Russian astronautBorn March 9, 1934 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzzBr65ZFwM 50 States, 100 Weeks: Museum of Clean, Pocatello, ID Photo credit: roadsideamerica.com Music: Hey Love by The Delfonics https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xBSERoY2HS8 Poetry: The Talking Day by Michael KleinSome lunatic with a gun killed some people at animmigration center in Birmingham, New York. LizRosenberg and her family live …

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