Tag Archives: Billy Collins

The Book Codger’s Lament

image of sterile room

Ras posted a video last week of Samuel, the remarkably expressive 3-year-old who recites Billy Collins’s poem, “Liturgy.”  This gave me a cherished opportunity to tease ol’ Rasoir for having forgotten that I posted the same video here last August.  … Read more »

Billy Collins for Three-Year-Olds

Photo of Samuel, the thre-year-old master of "Litany."

The greatest YouTube pass-along hit of the year in the circles I inhabit is titled:”3-year-old recites poem, ‘Litany,’ by Billy Collins.” It has 503,100 views on YouTube. Check it out: Delight, pure delight was my response the first three times … Read more »