A collection of 13 posts


> We contain multitudes; there are many ways we might have been had life led us in other ways http://t.co/RUODmW5SJi pic.twitter.com/VRql0ZVxPM [http://t.co/VRql0ZVxPM] — The School of

Predating the Beatles

Whitman makes his case boldly and enthusiastically in the first three lines of Song of Myself > I celebrate myself, and sing myself, And what I assume you shall assume, For every atom belonging


A story about one publisher's quest to publish beautiful books with letterpress. A lot of the images in the video—type cases, fonts, galleys, a tub of hot metal, platen presses—raised vivid

Tyson recites Whitman

One of my favorite Whitman poems from one of my favorite people. The web site for the Hayden Planetarium charcterizes Tyson as a "science communicator." That may be so, but I think that

A lovely image from Walt

> "The sidewalks are littered with postcards from God." Walt Whitman — Frederic Brussat (@FredericBrussat) June 28, 2014 [https://twitter.com/FredericBrussat/statuses/482864573888749568]