Linda Pastan

  • Ship's Clock

    The ship’s clock, stowed in a box. for its passage to the beach each summer, continues to chime every four hours. (first watch ... dog…

  • Ash

    We fall l­ike leaves, anonymous as snow, like ash, like weeds. under some farmer’s hoe. We fear the dark. and watch the light recede. We…

  • Rivermist: For Roland Flint

    When the kennel where my ridgeback died. some thirty years ago. wrote to ask for my business again, offering us one free night's board. for…

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What Do You Wish You Learned in College?

Ivy League academics reveal their undergrad regrets

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Famous Movies, Reimagined

From Apocalypse Now to The Lord of the Rings, this clever video puts a new spin on Hollywood's greatest hits.

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What Is a City?

Cities are like nothing else on Earth.

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CrossFit Versus Yoga: Choose a Side

How a workout becomes a social identity

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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