Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

February 14, 2018
by jenniferpuryear

Valentine’s Day Special, Part 2: Not a Red Rose or Satin Heart

My friend’s daughter, a freshman in college, just wrote her first article for the school paper (The Crimson) – “Top Five Reads for a Vicarious Valentine’s Day.”  Allison Pao’s intriguing list includes a link to one of the best poems I’ve ever read about this silly, wonderful, aggravating, awful, hopeful day…    Valentine By Carol Ann Duffy   Not a red rose or a satin …

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