Dec. 6, 1995
Today's reading: "The Cold" by Wendell Berry from Collected Poems, published by North Point Press, a division of Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
Feast Day of St. Nicholas.
Independence Day in Finland.
Ireland's 26 southern states achieved independence from Britain in 1921.
Poet Kahlil Gibran born in 1883.
Lyricist Ira Gershwin born in 1896.
Birthday of photographer Eliot Porter, 1901.
Jazz composer Dave Brubeck born in 1920.
German novelist Peter Handke born in 1942.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®