Happy Poetry Friday! (Wondering what Poetry Friday is? Click here.) And Happy New Year!
Thursday morning, my Word for the Day from Gratefulness.org was by Ray Bradbury:
“We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.”
A little meandering also brought me this lovely Richard Wilbur poem, Year’s End. Here are two stanzas, the 3rd and 4th out of 5:
from Year’s End
by Richard Wilbur
And for lots of wonderful poetry, don’t miss the Poetry Friday Roundup with poet-educator Ruth at There is no such thing as a God-forsaken town.