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 E7: “Not What” by Mary Jo Malo

Welcome to Poetry in the Evening.   I am on a nature walk along the Vancouver Seawall with a poem by Mary Jo Malo.   Please join me in reciting “Not What” by poet, Mary Jo Malo. Not What Who spoke into being lily, sparrow, redwood tree and galaxies? Who lavishes light upon our eyesContinue reading “S2 E7: “Not What” by Mary Jo Malo”