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Alfonso Churchill

Submitted by David Kaplan From: Spoon River Anthology (1915) by Edgar Lee Masters Alfonso Churchill They laughed at me as “Prof. Moon,” As a boy in Spoon River, born with the thirst Of knowing about the stars. They jeered when I … Continue reading

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An Excerpt from Edgar Lee Masters’ Spoon River Anthology

by David J. Kaplan Writers, as we all know, cannot wait for inspiration and must rely upon the hard reality of persistence. However, occasionally there comes a time when the muse gives rise to a period of unexpected productivity. A … Continue reading

Posted in September 2011, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment