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Words
by Dana Gioia
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Words<br/>		  	by Dana Gioia<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it

'Words' by Dana Gioia, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, March 27, 2014.

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Radio
by Louis Jenkins
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Radio<br/>		  	by Louis Jenkins<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'Radio' by Louis Jenkins, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, March 1, 2014.
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The Writer's Almanac: Thomas Campion

The Writer's Almanac: Thomas Campion | poems | Scoop.it
American Public Media's The Writer's Almanac features Garrison Keillor recounting the highlights of this day in history and reads a short poem or two.
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The Journey
by Mary Oliver
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The Journey<br/>		  	by Mary Oliver<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'The Journey' by Mary Oliver, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, December 18, 2013.
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What the Heart Cannot Forget
by Joyce Sutphen
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What the Heart Cannot Forget<br/>		  	by Joyce Sutphen<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'What the Heart Cannot Forget' by Joyce Sutphen, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, November 25, 2013.
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Peace
by Ted Berrigan
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Peace<br/>		  	by Ted Berrigan<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'Peace' by Ted Berrigan, and the literary and historical notes for Friday, November 15, 2013.
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Progress
by Julie Cadwallader-Staub
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Progress<br/>		  	by Julie Cadwallader-Staub<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'Progress' by Julie Cadwallader-Staub, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, September 7, 2013.
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That Reminds Me
by Ogden Nash

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'That Reminds Me' by Ogden Nash, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, July 18, 2013.
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Ahmad Fahmi's comment, July 26, 2013 12:21 PM
http://goo.gl/M9LhY nice poems
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Bad Day
by Kay Ryan

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Bad Day <br/>		  	by Kay Ryan<br/>	 <br/>		 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'Bad Day' by Kay Ryan, and the literary and historical notes for Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
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A Poem for Boston

A Poem for Boston | poems | Scoop.it
Yesterday’s tragic events in Boston left many without limbs and some without their loved ones, so now is not the time for eloquence. But at times of tragedy, the mind goes to certain favored zones; mine goes automatically to poetry.
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Richard Blanco on creating a mental space through poetry

Richard Blanco on creating a mental space through poetry | poems | Scoop.it
The openly gay Latino poet talks of the long road traveled to read at President Obama's second Inauguration, and of the rare spotlight given to poetry in America
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Young poetry lovers are encouraged to write letters to poets

Young poetry lovers are encouraged to write letters to poets | poems | Scoop.it
‘Dear Poet’ project marks National Poetry Month.
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We talked about the fact...
by Robert Lax
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We talked about the fact...<br/>		  	by Robert Lax<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'We talked about the fact...' by Robert Lax, and the literary and historical notes for Sunday, March 2, 2014.
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It Is Enough
by Anne Alexander Bingham
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It Is Enough<br/>		  	by Anne Alexander Bingham<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'It Is Enough' by Anne Alexander Bingham, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, January 22, 2014.
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In This Season of Waiting
by Linda Pastan
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In This Season of Waiting<br/>		  	by Linda Pastan<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'In This Season of Waiting' by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, January 4, 2014.
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Regret
by Louis Jenkins
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'Regret' by Louis Jenkins, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, November 28, 2013.
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New Mix: The Beatles, James Blake, Colin Meloy, More

New Mix: The Beatles, James Blake, Colin Meloy, More | poems | Scoop.it
More unreleased Beatles recordings are on the way. Hear a rare cut and more on this week's mix.
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"More" means "Shearwater," so definitely listen.

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IF--
by Rudyard Kipling
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IF--<br/>		  	by Rudyard Kipling<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'IF--' by Rudyard Kipling, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, October 16, 2013.
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Practicing
by Linda Pastan
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Practicing<br/>		  	by Linda Pastan<br/>			 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor | poems | Scoop.it
'Practicing' by Linda Pastan, and the literary and historical notes for Thursday, September 5, 2013.
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Narrative
by Reed Whittemore

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'Narrative' by Reed Whittemore, and the literary and historical notes for Saturday, July 6, 2013.
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Pretty Halcyon Days
by Ogden Nash

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'Pretty Halcyon Days' by Ogden Nash, and the literary and historical notes for Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
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a spring day is a nice time to look back on an old favorite.

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For What Binds Us
by Jane Hirshfield

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'For What Binds Us' by Jane Hirshfield, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, April 22, 2013.
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The Undeniable Pressure of Existence
by Patricia Fargnoli

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'The Undeniable Pressure of Existence' by Patricia Fargnoli, and the literary and historical notes for Monday, April 15, 2013.
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April is National Poetry Month! - ReadWriteThink

April is National Poetry Month! - ReadWriteThink | poems | Scoop.it
Students are assigned to be "poets of the day" and are provided several models to create, illustrate, and present their different poems to the class.
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