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Reflections: Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day? – Poem by William Shakespeare

Reflections: Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day? – Poem by William Shakespeare

June 2015

Hello! Summer has officially arrived. For the three months of June, July, and August, Reflections will have poems about Summer. Let’s start with William Shakespeare……


 

Sonnet 18: Shall I Compare Thee To A Summer’s Day? – Poem by William Shakespeare

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?
Thou art more lovely and more temperate.
Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
And summer’s lease hath all too short a date.
Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines,
And often is his gold complexion dimmed;
And every fair from fair sometime declines,
By chance, or nature’s changing course untrimmed.
But thy eternal summer shall not fade
Nor lose possession of that fair thou ow’st;
Nor shall death brag thou wand’rest in his shade,
When in eternal lines to time thou grow’st,
So long as men can breathe or eyes can see,
So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.
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Artscene Stuff: Art Aspen & Santa Fe 2015

Artscene Stuff: Art Aspen  & Santa Fe 2015

June 24, 2015

Good Morning! Just two things I need to share with you. This post is pretty much short, but with fair information, so let’s get started…..


6TH ANNUAL ART ASPEN

August 13 – 16, 2015
Aspen Peak’s Sneak Peek benefitting the Paepcke Gallery at Aspen Institute – August 13
Aspen Ice Garden, Aspen, CO / www.art-aspen.com
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ART SANTA FE 2015

International Contemporary Art Fair July 9 – 12, 2015

Santa Fe Convention Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Opening Night Gala / Thursday, July 9, 5pm – 8pm

Friday, July 10, 11am – 6pm / Saturday, July 11, 11am – 6pm / Sunday, July 12, 11am – 6pm

All tickets available at the Lensic Box Office 505.988.1234

Art Santa Fe finished in the top four in USA Today’s Reader’s Choice Poll for the Ten Best Art Fairs & Festivals in the USA

Saturday, July 11 / Art Santa Fe Presents Keynote Speaker Don Bacigalupi

Founding President of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art, Chicago, Illinois; “Building the 21st Century Museum: Crystal Bridges and Beyond.”

email inquiries@artsantafe.com / web www.artsantafe.com / tel 505.988.8883

CELEBRATING FIFTEEN YEARS

Art in America Art in America Party, Drury Plaza Hotel / Opening Night Gala, lead sponsor Art & Antiques

 

 

If you’re in these areas, just go to the websites email, or call to get more information. Have a wonderful Wednesday! Be always blessed!

 

 

 

featured and other images courtesy of rooteto.com, http://www.americanartcollector.com, and http://www.artandantiquesmag.com