I ran across this while looking for something else. The language is so delightfully fresh and arch. Elizabeth Hands–died in 1815, and although the Poetry Foundation does not date the poem, her book was published in 1789–so who knows? Perhaps this was...
Mourning a Husband – The New Yorker.
Langston Hughes: This is why poet who wrote I Dream A World has been given a Google doodle – News – Gadgets and Tech – The Independent.
Etymology as Pedagogy: How Words Teach Me to Live | The Ploughshares Blog.
Marie Howe — The Poetry of Ordinary Time | On Being.