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As I Grew Older By Langston Hughes

As I Grew Older It was a long time ago. I have almost forgotten my dream. But it was there then, In front of me, Bright like a sun– My dream. And then the wall rose, Rose slowly, Slowly, Between … Continue reading

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Death By Emily Bronte (1818 – 1848)

Death Death! that struck when I was most confiding In my certain faith of joy to be – Strike again, Time’s withered branch dividing From the fresh root of Eternity! Leaves, upon Time’s branch, were growing brightly, Full of sap, … Continue reading

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Strictly For My Canucka’s Eh: Raekwon Live In Ottawa (April 2011) (Shaolin vs Wu Tang Tour) (Featuring: Eye For An Eye, C.R.E.A.M., Incarcerated Scarfaces, & More Classic Ish)

This is great nostalgia.Its great to see Rae not forgetting aboot the classic material when he performs out of the country in places like Canada eh. Raekwon Performing His Classics Live In Ottawa (Shaolin vs Wu Tang Tour) Uploaded by … Continue reading

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City Dusk By F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940)

City Dusk COME out . . . . out To this inevitable night of mine Oh you drinker of new wine, Here’s pageantry . . . . Here’s carnival, Rich dusk, dim streets and all The whispering of city night … Continue reading

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Awakening From Sleep On A Spring Day by Li Bai (701 – 762)

Awakening from Sleep on a Spring Day Life is an immense dream. Why toil? All day long I drowse with wine, And lie by the post at the front door. Awakening, I gaze upon the garden trees, And, hark, a … Continue reading

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Mannahatta by Walt Whitman

Mannahatta by Walt Whitman I was asking for something specific and perfect for my city, Whereupon lo! upsprang the aboriginal name. Now I see what there is in a name, a word, liquid, sane, unruly, musical, self-sufficient, I see that … Continue reading

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