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Poem of the Day: A Little Happy Daughter Jennifer by CARMEL

A little happy daughter Jennifer! The children die without a fear of dying, Never ever gonna live forever, On the wings of love and soul undying. Travel through marine biology, Feel the sounds of Compton scattering. I write a lyrics … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Who By Fire by Leonard Cohen

‘Who By Fire’ is a song by Leonard Cohen, from his 1974 album ‘New Skin for the Old Ceremony’. The title and most of the lyrics derive from or are inspired by the second paragraph of Unetanneh Tokef, an eleventh-century … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Ballo in Fa Diesis Minore (Dance in F sharp minor) by Angelo Branduardi

“Ballo in Fa Diesis Minore” is a song by Italian singer-songwriter Angelo Branduardi from his album La pulce d’acqua ( 1977). Lyrics: Sono io la morte e porto corona, io Son di tutti voi signora e padrona e così sono crudele, così … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep by Mary Elizabeth Frye

Do not stand at my grave and weep. I am not there; I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow. I am the diamond glints on snow. I am the sunlight on ripened grain. I am the … Continue reading

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David Bowie Returns to His Home Planet

“Citizens of earth unite in sadness this morning as they wake to discover David Bowie has returned to the faraway planet of his birth.”  

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Poem of the Day: Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night by Dylan Thomas

Do not go gentle into that good night, Old age should burn and rave at close of day; Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Though wise men at their end know dark is right, Because their words had … Continue reading

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The Powerful Illustrations by Tiia Reijonen

Blackbirds Helsinki-based artist Tiia Reijonen is currently studying Graphic Design in Aalto University (ARTS) and focuses on digital art, illustration and graphic design. Society6 / Deviantart / Tumblr / Behance Blue Father Crybaby January 5th Grouse I See You Butcher’s Boy Harbinger Danny’s Little … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: Death Be Not Proud by John Donne

Death be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadfull, for, thou art not soe, For, those, whom thou think’st, thou dost overthrow, Die not, poore death, nor yet canst thou kill mee. From rest and sleepe, which … Continue reading

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Beautiful Death by Robert Ball

Beautiful Death is HBO and illustrator Robert Ball’s artistic recreation and imaginative interpretation of the most iconic deaths in Game of Thrones. Like the scenes these depictions are inspired by, each piece in the collection contains several layers of detail, … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: Edge by Sylvia Plath

The woman is perfected Her dead Body wears the smile of accomplishment, The illusion of a Greek necessity Flows in the scrolls of her toga, Her bare Feet seem to be saying: We have come so far, it is over. … Continue reading

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