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”

S2 E2: Snow-Flakes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Snow-flakesBY HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOWOut of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, and soft, and slow Descends the snow. Even as our cloudy fancies take Suddenly shape in some divine expression, Even as the troubled heart doth makeContinue reading “S2 E2: Snow-Flakes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow”