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When the heart by Michael Leunig

When the heart Is cut or cracked or broken, Do not clutch it; Let the wound lie open. Let the wind From the good old sea blow in To bathe the wound with salt, And let it sting. Let a … Continue reading

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An Apology For Her Poetry by Margaret Lucas Cavendish

I language want to dress my fancies in, The hair’s uncurled, the garment’s loose and thin. Had they but silver lace to make them gay, They’d be more courted than in poor array; Or, had they art, would make a … Continue reading

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