This month is National Poetry Month! To celebrate, I’m posting one poem (or extract) a day on my quotes tumblr. I know a number of people don’t like or use tumblr, but I’m giving it a try. I’m enjoying the challenge to review my favorite poems and find ones that resonate with me.I’m focusing on

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I rarely buy books so I can’t tell you how excited I am by the one that I ordered that came today! (P.S. sorry for the poor quality, I only have my cell phone right now.) Isn’t it a beauty?! 1215 pages of Pevear and Volokhonsky translated pleasure. I hope at least. I will be

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With my new emphasis on classics on this site and since the Classics Circuit is currently on hiatus, I wanted to shout out two awesome classics projects. The first is Amanda’s Classics Blogger Directory. This is listing of self-submitted bloggers who like to read and post about the classics — it shows us that we

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