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Thread #59418 Message #2861558
Posted By: Eiseley
10-Mar-10 - 11:42 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Yes! Good on you for figuring that out. I have enjoyed and been inspired by everything Loren Eiseley wrote, but my favorite is probably All the Strange Hours. I have to be careful when I read some books, though, because he can tend toward the melancholy and take me there as well. But the eloquence makes up for a bit of dreariness.
He has a poem about dairy girls writing secret messages on eggs.