Tag Archives: Edna St. Vincent Millay

Something Wonderful

Autumn Chant Now the autumn shudders In the rose’s root. Far and wide the ladders Lean among the fruit. Now the autumn clambers Up the trellised frame, And the rose remembers The dust from which it came. Brighter than the … Continue reading

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Something Wonderful

Afternoon on a Hill I will be the gladdest thing Under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers And not pick one. I will look at cliffs and clouds with quiet eyes, Watch the wind bow down the grass, … Continue reading

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Something Wonderful

Afternoon on a Hill I Will be the gladdest thing Under the sun! I will touch a hundred flowers and not pick one. I will look at cliffs and clouds with quiet eyes, Watch the wind bow down the grass, … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Today is Earth Day: All around the world people are celebrating its beauty and fragility. Since it is also National Poetry Month, I wanted to share a favorite poem with you: God’s World Edna St. Vincent Millay O world, I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

May your life be filled with joy and gratitude, now and always: God’s World Edna St. Vincent Millay “O world, I cannot hold thee close enough! Thy winds, thy wide gray skies! Thy mists, that roll and rise! Thy woods, … Continue reading

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