I love this poem on the excellent 37 days blog.
I've also been reading my way slowly through the archives of the So Many Books blog.
An interesting article from the New York Times about Antoine Saint-Exupery and his disappearance in a plane crash during the Second World War.
Some debate about women's representation or under-representation in poetry, following the Guardian's recent poetry booklets series.
Amazing photos of an abandoned library in Russia, via Things magazine, as well as a flickr set of pictures of an abandoned book depository in Detroit.