1st Monday in March
“In the morning in the winter shade On the first of March on the holiday…”
Casimir Pulaski Day, Sufjan Stevens
What do kids know nowadays, of bravery and sacrifice and sausages?
They think “Casimir Pulaski Day” is a Sufjan Stevens song.
Which it is. But the song from Stevens’ “Illinois” album is named for a holiday and a figure largely unknown to the vast majority of Americans outside Illinois and its …Read more