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On December’s Poems


Another short month.  Only 16 class days in December, before the Christmas break; only, then, 16 poems–but we lost one because of the snow day early in the month.  Simply because winter began in this month, I decided that we should read poems about snow.  Emerson’s “The Snowstorm” conveniently appeared on The Writer’s Almanac on …

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