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American Spring: dogwood feast

My first spring with plenty of dogwood trees which bring the herald of Spring. A feast for the eye.

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fragments from the cruellest month

As Eliot puts it: “Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow…” The late Swedish poet Karin Boye is another poet who has expressed the painful drama of spring exquisitely in her famous poem Of Course It Hurts (Visst gör … Continue reading

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