Dec. 8, 1997
A Place for Everything
Today's Reading: "A Place for Everything" by Louis Jenkins from JUST ABOVE WATER, published by Holy Cow! Press (1997).
Today is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
It's the birthday of poet and writer Delmore Schwartz born in Brooklyn in 1913.
Author Richard Llewellyn (HOW GREEN WAS MY VALLEY) was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, in 1906.
Writer and cartoonist James Thurber was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1894.
The inventor of the cotton gin, Eli Whitney, was born in Westboro, New Hampshire, in 1765.
Christina, Queen of Sweden, was born in Stockholm on this day in 1626.
It's the birthday of Mary, Queen of Scots, born Mary Stuart in Lothian, Scotland, in 1542.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®