That poem by e.e. cummings is a bit lengthy for a bookmark. But “anyone lived in a pretty how town” is a poem worthy of contemplation. It reminds me to move on because nothing much matters anyhow. What has always resonated with me is:

but only the snow can begin to explain

how children are apt to forget to remember”

A shorter suggestion for a bookmark is “The Road Not Taken” by Robert Frost.

Here is a link to “Ode to Ozymandias” and

a link to “anyone lived in a pretty how town” and

a link to “God Says Yes to Me“.

What is your favorite poem to contemplate?

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Buy it. Read it. Let me know what you think.—TMLL


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