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Poetry and Miscellany

  • Poem

    Men say they know many things;
    But lo! they have taken wings—
    The arts and sciences,
    And a thousand appliances;
    The wind that blows
    Is all that any body knows.

    ~ Henry David Thoreau

    (in context)

Twittering and The New Mental Hospitals

Posted by Matthew on June 5, 2008

Paul Piper gives us today’s poem, which was inspired by Twitter. I like both very much.

Elsewhere, I’m not even sure what to make of this: Kureishi slams creative writing courses.

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