Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Making money as a spiritual exercise.




Danial Lapin, author of Thou Shall Proper: 10 Commandments.for Making Money (click here.)

Sunday, May 12, 2013

From Poets.org Death to the Death of Poetry


Death to the Death of Poetry

by Donald Hall
Some days, when you read the newspaper, it seems clear that the United States is a country devoted to poetry. You can delude yourself reading the sports pages. After finding two references to "poetry in motion," apropos of figure skating and the Kentucky Derby, you read that a shortstop is the poet of his position and that sailboats raced under blue skies that were sheer poetry. On the funny pages, Zippy praises Zerbina's outfit: "You're a poem in polyester." A funeral director, in an advertisement, muses on the necessity for poetry in our daily lives. It's hard to figure out just what he's talking about, but it becomes clear that thispoetry has nothing to