This year, I've celebrated Black History Month by learning from Black artists and poets, past present, and future. The more I learn, the more I want to learn.
This is what doomscrolling feels like to me. What about you?
Why memorize a poem? What do race, #ChurchToo, and embodiment have to do with poetry? I explore all of those questions, and more, in this hot-off-the-press book review.
A time-sensitive invitation and gift, in the form of a star word.
How I'm finding God's beauty this year when so many Advent practices are off limits.
A poem in response to a new pandemic challenge: to write from the perspective of a familiar household object.
Poems (and psalms) alone are not sufficient to address injustice. But they can be a first step in the right direction.
A discussion about the poetry scene in Malaysia, as well as poetry's role in activism, mental health, and faith.
Hint: it has something to do with the prophetic voice, wonder, and fire pits.
A found poem created from cut up magazine words/phrases.