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On Writing: When typewriters roamed the Earth

...finish the whole thing. And then suddenly the deadline is upon us, so we run a spell-check and call it done.And as Robert Frost says, way leads on to way, and we never get back to that road not taken - or to that sentence not revised.But revise...
An Alaskan Light

"The land was ours before we were the land's."-Robert Frost, "The Gift Outright"A Northeasterner born and bred, I moved west in 1990, to a small college town in the Columbia Basin...
On Writing: Telling the Story

...When we cut-and-paste from another document, we build on another writer's work. In one of his early poems, Robert Frost writes, "Men work together, I told him from the heart,/Whether they work together or apart." Less poetically...
Writing group renamed in poet's memory

...participated in the slam, though Stokes said he thinks his poems may be better approached on the page."I'm sure Robert Frost would argue his work was made to be read too," he said. "But I think mine probably comes across better reading than spoken...

...Three Times a Lady." The concert choir will offer a few Shakespeare selections and a Randall Thompson arrangement of a Robert Frost poem, then the jazz choir will perform "In The Mood" and "All That Jazz." Following a brief intermission, the...
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Wings' Bob Jacobsen named chamber's Citizen of the Year

...road less traveled, and it has made all the difference," Koelsch said, borrowing a line from Jacobsen's favorite Robert Frost poem. Bopping along to a 1950s theme, more than 350 chamber members and guests packed Centennial Hall wearing era...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...answer to and work toward an answer as you write. 'A poem is like a piece of ice that's riding on its own melting,' Robert Frost said. You don't have overall control of it  you have to follow where leads." Alexis Ross Miller, organizer of...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...selections include a spiritual featuring soloist Tom Perkins, ``The Alaska Flag Song,'' two compositions based on Robert Frost's poetry, a Scottish song, and several works taken from the Maundy Thursday celebration of the Mass of the Last...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...pipes. Any waste discharged from a cruise ship must meet the Alaska Water Quality Standards at it leave the ship. Robert Frost wrote, "Good fences make good neighbors." In the case of the NWCA, strong regulations may make for tolerable neighbors...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...program is named for a bread loaf-shaped mountain near Middlebury, Vt. Press said in the 1930s, writers such as Robert Frost and William Faulkner would gather on Frost's land near the Vermont mountain for summer writing retreats. Over time...


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