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Kozie Kozie said: "I am a huge Joel Stein fan - read his regular column in TIME magazine, laugh-out-loud and write fan mail. He reminds me of my own son, and darn if there aren't a lot of parallels: wives, mothers, fathers, and sons! It made Joel's first book a great r...more "

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Introduction to Poetry

I ask them to take a poem
and hold it up to the light
like a color slide

or press an ear against its hive.

I say drop a mouse into a poem
and watch him probe his way out,

or walk inside the poem's room
and feel the walls for a light switch.

I want them to waterski
across the surface of a poem
waving at the author's name on the shore.

But all they want to do
is tie the poem to a chair with rope
and torture a confession out of it.

They begin beating it with a hose
to find out what it really means.
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Bloodlands by Timothy Snyder
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Kozie and 64 other people liked Ben's review of The Brothers Karamazov:
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
" Someone: Helloooo… yoo-hoo…. Fucktard, you there?

Ben: Yes, I'm here... I finished The Brothers Karamazov the other night and I'm a bit blown away. Emotionally exhausted. Right now, it has me sitting here thinking about it, feeling all kinds of thi... " Read more of this review »
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When Dinosaurs Came with Everything by Elise Broach
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My 4 year old grandson exclaimed, "This is my favorite book!" The two grandmas, having laughed all the way through reading it (which Ian didn't understand at all-"What's so funny, Grandma?"), agreed: it's our favorite book.
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Kozie and 1 other person liked Scott Mallory's blog post: New Boris Book Cover!!!
"Hey Everybody, Hope you're doing well and this is the link to the cover of my new children's book, "Better-Off Boris and the P.U. Shoo." More incredible art from Rob E. Brown and it's inspired by the wacky world of Quebec politics! Take Care, Sco..." Read more of this blog post »
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"So looking forward to reading another Boris book to my grandson! "
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From Frazzled to Focused by Rivka Caroline
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The Holy or the Broken by Alan Light
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Billy Collins
Introduction to Poetry

I ask them to take a poem
and hold it up to the light
like a color slide

or press an ear against its hive.

I say drop a mouse into a poem
and watch him probe his way out,

or walk inside the poem's room
and feel the walls for a light switch.

I want them to waterski
across the surface of a poem
waving at the author's name on the shore.

But all they want to do
is tie the poem to a chair with rope
and torture a confession out of it.

They begin beating it with a hose
to find out what it really means.”
Billy Collins, The Apple That Astonished Paris

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