that time of the year 1861
It is that time of the year….the civil war fought on this land, now known as USA-”land of the free and home of the brave”,
that lasted from
April 12, 1861 – May 10, 1865 (by declaration)
(4 years, 3 weeks and 6 days)
(last shot fired June 22, 1865)
“It made the eradication of slavery an explicit war goal, in addition to the goal of reuniting the Union.”
I have spare eye-glass frames and when I read that @Lions club May is Recycle for Sight Month! , I searched for more information before deciding what to do with them.
and discovered links to few organisations and their missions….
reading online opinion from Bloomber…
may trilogy 2014
The good old Kentucky Derby, the world famous horse race in Louisville,KY.,USA is on May 3rd in 2014.
When the casting for 2015 Star Wars movie was announced, I reminisced about that year not tooo distant in past. I…
right here under your nose, online, forever….
and here for you to understand Wordsworth’s life the way HE sees it!!
“Prelude” William Wordsworth (7 April 1770 – 23 April 1850)
PS: add to your reading list for Earth Day (April 22-2014)
so you are a poet
so you are a poet,
you know it, you win and YOU are awarded Pulitzer….
It is upto me to read/ understand/ connect
with what you have written!!
prelude of things to come
“anivut.” (do read here on NYT about …Monday night was the start of Passover)
Anivut, Rabbi Norman Lamm once wrote,“means a soft answer to a harsh challenge; silence in the face of abuse; graciousness when receiving honor; dignity in response to humiliation; restraint in the presence of provocation; forbearance and quiet…
and on the blog there is a box for suggestion. I submitted mine for Thakurbari, Jorasanko.