I have always enjoyed the contributions of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - the drumbeat of the Song of Hiawatha, the ever-hopeful lover's search of Evangeline the courage and character of The Village Blacksmith. This is a bit of an anthology, with a couple of personal items thrown in.
Resident of Waterloo Ontario. Married to Hilary. Father of Lauren and Jordan. One-time lawyer. Presently occupational health and safety specialist and shipper in heavy metal manufacture. Blogger. Poet. Photographer. Newsboy for Jesus.