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Pitching our Tents: Poetry of Hospitality — new chapbook

Maria Mankin and I have just edited and published a chapbook Pitching Our Tents: Poetry of Hospitality in support of the Peace Cathedral in the Republic of Georgia‚Äôs physical and spiritual embrace of full Interfaith community. It includes the works of … Continue reading

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In the Marketplace, a poem for Matthew 11:16-19 by Barbara Messer (and a bonus)

In the marketplace we now have social distancing: we always had soul distancing. In the marketplace Jesus lamented unbridged distance of industrious self-absorption. In the marketplace music dribbles, no-one dances. Mourners crying find no sharing. In the marketplace John who … Continue reading

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