A collection of 9 posts

Poetry of Perception

Open Culture drew my attention to The Poetry of Perception project. I thought Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself was hot when I found it a while ago, but these are eye- and mind-opening

Dickinson's Coconut Cake

Emily Dickinson's handwritten coconut cake recipe, 19th century. 📷Garrett Ziegler pic.twitter.com/YTe9EvUe0s — ✍ Bibliophilia (@Libroantiguo) April 6, 2015 I've visited The Emily Dickinson Archive a few times. The

The Joy of Quiet

Don’t just do something. Sit there. —Saying in Kyoto cited in a perceptive and beautiful essay on Pico Iyer's new The Art of Stilness. I love it that the essay ends citing