A Place for Hearing the Poets

I guess I’ve asked this before, with Barbara Brown Taylor: What is saving your life today? What, in the here and now, is helping you to work out your own salvation? What things remind us that God is working in us?

As a jazz lover, I would reply, ‘Today it is Theolonius Monk’s piano technique that creates spaces where others see none.’ But also, poetry. I do recommend receiving a daily poem with your email. The one I use is The Writer’s Almanac. You can find it at writersalmanac.publicradio.org.

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