S2 E10: The Flower at My Window

The Flower at My Window Lucian B. Watkins (1878-1920) O! my heart now feels so cheerful as I go with footsteps lightIn the daily toil of my dear home;And I’ll tell to you the secret that now makes my life so bright—There’s a flower at my window in full bloom. It is radiant in theContinue reading “S2 E10: The Flower at My Window”

S2 E8: The Lake Isle of Innisfree by William Butler Yeats

The Lake Isle of Innisfree By William Butler YeatsI will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made;Nine bean-rows will I have there, a hive for the honey-bee,And live alone in the bee-loud glade.And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow,DroppingContinue reading “S2 E8: The Lake Isle of Innisfree by William Butler Yeats”

S2 E3: Love Song by Rainer Marie Rilke

Love Song by Rainer Maria Rilke How can I keep my soul in me, so that it doesn’t touch your soul? How can I raise it high enough, past you, to other things? I would like to shelter it, among remote lost objects, in some dark and silent place that doesn’t resonate when your depthsContinue reading “S2 E3: Love Song by Rainer Marie Rilke”