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Poem of the Week

What The Heart Of The Young Man Said To The Psalmist Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Tell me not, in mournful numbers,   Life is but an empty dream!For the soul is dead that slumbers,   And things are not what they seem. Life is real! … Continue reading

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Poem of the Week

At a Window By Carl Sandburg Give me hunger, O you gods that sit and give The world its orders. Give me hunger, pain and want, Shut me out with shame and failure From your doors of gold and fame, Give me your shabbiest, weariest hunger!  … Continue reading

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