The Problem, Writ Small

Since I am, perhaps annoyingly, currently fixated on the problem of religious fundamentalism and its larger impact on our world, I couldn’t help posting this. Read the rest of this entry »

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American War Poetry, Part II

We know it by a different name, but we only know part of it. This poem was written during the War of 1812, and every now and then we ought to read, without humming if possible, all four stanzas: Read the rest of this entry »

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