“Poetry is a way to… make bridges from one country to another, one person to another, one time to another.”

from Art of Quotation

Art of Quotation

“Poetry is a way to bridge, to make bridges from one country to another, one person to another, one time to another.”

Joy Harjo, poet, Named U.S. Poet Laureate (The Oklahoma-born writer, a member of the Muscogee Creek Nation, is the first Native American to hold the post.)


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. . . .just to be alive is a grand thing.

from The purple Rays Blog

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“I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly,
acutely miserable, racked with sorrow; but through it all
I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.”

― Agatha Christi

Text & image source: Pebbles of Joy https://www.facebook.com/PebblesOfJoy/

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