William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
My mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun;
Coral is far more red than her lips’ red;
If snow be white, why then her breasts are dun;
If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head.
I have seen roses damasked, red and white, 5
Friedrich Rückert (1788-1866)
If you love for the sake of beauty, O never love me!
Love the sun, which has bright golden hair.
If you love for the sake of youth, O never love me!
Love the spring, which is reborn each year.
If you love for the sake of...
By STEPHEN CAVE
Published: August 27, 2011
A television show floats the premise that nobody dies. Heavenly development, or hellish situation?
Whenever I say your name, whenever I call to mind your face
Whatever bread’s in my mouth, whatever the sweetest wine that I taste
Whenever your memory feeds my soul, whatever got broken becomes whole
Whenever I’m filled with doubts that we will be together
Wherever I lay me down, wherever...
by Isaac Asimov
I received a letter from a reader the other day. It was handwritten in crabbed penmanship so that it was very difficult to read. Nevertheless, I tried to make it out just in case it might prove to be important.
In the first sentence, he told me he...
The Child Development Center is a college based entity that accommodates an inner city population in Newark, NJ. Pre-k3 is the class assigned to me. The composition of the 14-child class is majority black children, with the exception of two Hispanic children. The team supervising my efforts consist...