Day: February 15, 2010

Dear USians on the Internet,

The United States is not the world. It’s not even the centre of the universe. I know, I know, it’s shocking stuff. If I were polite, I would have offered you a seat first. But I am an uncouth foreignerWell…

Blessing the Boats

It pains me to find out that Lucille Clifton, the beloved American poet, passed away on Saturday after a long battle with cancer. Clifton had a long, celebrated career spanning forty years, writing poems about what it means to be…