Susan J. Cook

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Caption: Breathing:American Sonnets on + at Gulf Maine Books, Credit: Susan Cook

Einstein's Sonnet: Love Is Relativity (01:23)
From: Susan J. Cook

On September 28, 1905 Einstein's paper on the special theory of relativity was published in Annalen der Physik. A Poetic version, "Einstein's Sonnet" offered in ...
Caption: "Breathing: American Sonnets", Credit: Susan Cook

Remembering We Have Already Said Farewell: "Epilogue: To a Fire Gone" from "Breathing: American S... (01:42)
From: Susan J. Cook

An American Sonnet about the difficulty of endings and farewell.
Caption: Ruth Bader Ginsburg         March 15, 1933 - September 18, 2020, Credit: Susan Cook

In Memoriam: Ruth Bader Ginsburg "A Sonnet for the Waterfall" (01:15)
From: Susan J. Cook

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at age 87. " When the spark had finally stopped, ending finally, the luscious waterfall, (the opulent deceit, the pleasure seems so innocent, ...
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook

Still a Fried Mosquito and A Black-eyed Pea: Froggy Still A-Courting to Take Down the Affordable ... (07:02)
From: Susan J. Cook

Back in 2005, Dana Connors, Maine State Chamber of Commerce president said, "This is not the time or place to expand Maine care coverage to more uninsured. “ He ignored that ...
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A Citizen's Guide to Cynicism (03:04)
From: Susan J. Cook

Eleven years after I posted the first commentary for The River is Wide series, this remains true: Speaking and seeking the truth is not cynical.