Apr. 8, 1997
To Be Content With What is Given
Today's Reading: "To be Content With What is Given" by Roseann Lloyd from WAR BABY EXPRESS, published by HOLY COW! PRESS (1996).
It's the birthday of novelist Barbara Kingsolver (THE BEAN TREES; ANIMAL DREAMS; PIGS IN HEAVEN), born in Annapolis, Maryland, in 1955.
Jazz vocalist and pianist, Carmen McRae was born on this day in New York City, 1920.
It's the birthday of lyricist Edgar "Yip" Harburg ("Brother, Can You Spare a Dime" and "Over the Rainbow"), born in New York City in 1898.
Film actress Mary Pickford (Gladys Smith), was born on this day in Canada in 1893.
It's the birthday of Siddharta Guatama, also know as the Buddha, "the enlightened one," born in Nepal in 563 BC.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®