The sole purpose of human existence…

Give light and people will find the way.-Ella Baker (1903 โ€“ 1986) Thus shadow owes its birth to light.-John Gay (1685 โ€“ 1732) We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.-Socrates (470โ€“399 BCE) Light travels faster than sound.… Continue reading The sole purpose of human existence…

Language at its most distilled and most powerful…

I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.-Steven Wright (b. 1955) You can find poetry in your everyday life, your memory, in what people say on the bus, in the news, or just what's in your heart.-Carol Ann Duffy (b. 1955) We all write poems; it is simply that poets… Continue reading Language at its most distilled and most powerful…