S2 E5: Sonnet 43 How do I Love Thee

How Do I Love Thee? (Sonnet 43) by Elizabeth Barrett Browning How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight For the ends of being and ideal grace. I love thee to the level ofContinue reading “S2 E5: Sonnet 43 How do I Love Thee”

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”