Cummings at Silver Lake

The News from Joy Farm~Poetry of E.E. Cummings

Boulder at Joy Farm photo by Marion Morehouse in Adventures in Value

E.E. Cummings’ letters from a summer spent at Joy Farm “are crammed with news about raccoons, deer, a red fox who chased crickets, a grey fox, a porcupine who taught her young ones to eat apples, woodchucks, chipmunks who were threatened by a marauding cat.”

 

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dream(chipmunk)ming

(E.E. Cummings-Complete Poems 830)

Quote from  Dreams in the Mirror, Richard S. Kennedy 1980