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April 3, 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Tangents: Happy Friday! April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow, feeding A little life […]

April 2, 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Tangents: Poem #63     -e.e. cummings …come quickly come run run with me now jump shout(laugh dance cry sing)for it’s Spring – irrevocably; and in earth sky trees :every where a miracle arrives… 1513: Juan Ponce de Leon […]

April 1, 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Tangents: April Fool’s is cancelled.  Happy April 1st! On April 1, 1945, American forces invaded Okinawa during World War II. Go to article » ESPN is airing its Michael Jordan documentary early because there are no sports to […]

March 31, 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Tangents: March 31, 1889: the Eiffel Tower opens. On March 31, 1968,President Johnson stunned the country by announcing he would not run for another term of office. Go to article » Top chefs share their go-to comfort foods  […]

March 30, 2020 Newsletter

Dear Friends, Tangents: Maimonides, physician, b. 1135. Vincent Van Gogh, b. 1853. Sean O’Casey, playwright, b. 1880. Eric Clapton, guitarist, b. 1945. 1858: pencil patented. On March 30, 1981, President Reagan was shot and seriously injured outside a Washington, D.C., […]