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On loneliness

February 12, 2011

Poem of the day: a lovely one, brought to you courtesy of  The Poets Laureate Anthology, which I highly recommend.


Your absence has gone through me
Like thread through a needle.
Everything I do is stitched with its color.

–W. S. Merwin

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  1. Bad Mummy permalink
    February 12, 2011 9:26 pm

    Emily White wrote a lovely book on loneliness that I hold close to my heart:

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