Bishop Archive

May 10, 2010

Elizabeth Bishop blog If you’re a Bishop fan, check out this great blog. Next year is the centenary of her birth, and Nova Scotia will host a variety of events to mark it.

February 09, 2010


In response to recent questions: I found my little coffee maker on-line. You, too, can find it. So far, I’ve tried it three or four times and have not yet found the perfect coffee to water ratio. It cost $60.00. Well, it is electric, you see. It’s a little larger than I expected, but […]

January 29, 2010

Three Valentines for Elizabeth Bishop

Here are the details, as promised, for the EB event coming up. It’s a great way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Oh, and if you wonder about the italics below, they are all titles of or phrases from Bishop poems. THREE VALENTINES for ELIZABETH BISHOP Celebrate Elizabeth Bishop’s Birthday Date: Sunday, 7 February 2010 Time: […]

November 27, 2009

One Art – Elizabeth Bishop

One Art – Elizabeth Bishop The art of losing isn’t hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster, Lose something every day. Accept the fluster of lost door keys, the hour badly spent. The art of losing isn’t hard to master. Then practice losing […]