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More sun, more poetry, and a proposition. Cheshire Cat’s Message: An Original Poem
A reblog of my post on the then-imminent Outlander Season 3 portrayal of the Battle of Culloden.
Warm weather finally arrived, then promptly vanished, here at home. Perfect timing for an ironic spring poem. New snow on the ground and 31 F as of April 17. Ick.
This Friday the 13th, step out! Poetry on the Town
You’ve heard of the State of the Union. But what’s the state of the poetry in our union and beyond?
Dip a toe or have a swim.
Arts & travel
Outlander STARZ TV series, Outlander book series
- Most popular in TV: Adapted Bawdy Lyrics from Season 1
- Most popular in books: Live Event with Diana Gabaldon
- I recommend: Sandringham in Outlander STARZ – Beyond Adaptation
Scotland because Outlander because . . . Scotland
- Most popular: An Outlander Tourist in Scotland series
- I recommend: Scotland Ventured, Scotland Gained
- Most popular: Famous Poets’ Nature Poetry, 5: Of Mice, Men and Rabbie Burns
- I recommend: Famous Poets’ Nature Poetry series
- Book reviews: classics, dogs, Outlander, and travel
- Creative inspiration, Artist encouragement
- Five-Phrase Fridays language collection
- On Process: Verse Writing series
- Original poetry and fiction
- Free speech and press
- Backyard Brief series – field notes and photos from an armchair naturalist
- Charms and challenges in dogs and dog training
- Local color and adventures
- Wild Verses: Bits of Nature Poetry – a series sampling my original poems