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Desiderata

Desiderata

by Max Ehrmann

The inspirational words of Max Ehrmann's timeless poem "Desiderata" have touched millions of readers throughout the world since it was first written in 1927. Now, more than 75 years later, the poem's simplicity and affirmation of life resonate more than ever, offering us-as only the truest words can-wisdom for how to live our lives with dignity, compassion, and faith. Marc Tauss's lyrical photographs, by turns surprising, thought provoking, and beautiful, are a visual poem in themselves.

Ages
11, 14, 12, 15, 10, 13, 16, 17, 18
Interest Level
Grades 5 - 12
Genre
Poetry and Rhymes

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Max Ehrmann

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