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Marianne Moore

Ireland, Gay Marriage and the Church

Robert E. Murphy | Posted 06.01.2016 | Religion
Robert E. Murphy

In Ireland nearly every stranger you meet engages you in a bit, or more than a bit, of talk. An oldish priest entered behind me as I asked the receptionist where I might find Father Horgan.

Do Poets Peak Young? Don't Believe It

David Galenson | Posted 06.30.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Do poets peak early? Apparent evidence that they do is provided by the striking list of poets who made major contributions in spite of dying young. But they are only part of the discipline.

Baghdad Valentine

Tamsin Smith | Posted 04.16.2013 | Books
Tamsin Smith

What greater love exists than that? Don't throw away your chocolates and your rose bouquets, but also take a moment to spread wide your embracing arms to the soul mates who see the things you yearn for and feel the amazement that is true freedom.

Would You Drive A Mongoose Civique?

Lists of Note | Posted 02.17.2012 | Women

On October 19th of 1955, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, Marianne Moore, was approached by a Mr. Robert Young of the Ford Motor Company and asked to assi...

Cash for Clunkers

Gershon Hepner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gershon Hepner

It seems that we've done just about everything to get the American auto industry out of the doldrums. We've forced bankruptcies. We've exchanged cash for clunkers. But have we tried poetry?