Advent Tanka: Thursday, December 1 #Advent #Tanka #Poem #Poetry #Christmas

Walking home from work earlier in the week, I had an idea. Inspired by Malcom Guite’s collection of poems that we’ve used as part of our Advent meditations, I gave myself the goal to write a series of Japanese Tankas as short reflections in preparation for Christmas Day. I know it’s late in the day … More Advent Tanka: Thursday, December 1 #Advent #Tanka #Poem #Poetry #Christmas

Living Wisdom

My first encounter with Malcolm Guite came when he visited Grove City College years ago. A poet-priest-musician, my heart echoed with his song. Though I did not get up to the chapel to see him face-to-face, multiple friends of the family brought me excerpts of his work. Years later, we now own multiple collections authored … More Living Wisdom