THE POET BY DAY

Monthly Archives: December 2015

WISHING YOU EVERY BLESSING DURING THIS HOLY-DAY SEASON AND FOR THE NEW YEAR! See you in January. Love, Jamie © 2015, family photos, Please be respectful, All rights reserved Advertisements

“I want to write because I have the urge to excel in one medium of translation and expression of life. I can’t be satisfied with the colossal job of merely living. Oh, no, I must order life in sonnets and sestinas and provide a verbal reflector for my 60-watt lighted head.” Sylvia Plath, “The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath”

Starbucks says they are going to start putting religious quotes on cups. The very first one will say, ‘Jesus! This cup is expensive!’ Conan O’Brian  … and if it seems expensive to well-paid television personality, O’Brian, imagine what it seems to poor poets and writers. I stopped with a friend at a Starbuck’s for a quick fix the other day. She is elderly and normally goes to her little neighborhood café – a cozy one-shop… Read More