• Posts Tagged ‘writer’s almanac’

    lenten journal: solace

    by  • March 11, 2015 • grief, lenten journal, poetry • 4 Comments

    To say my father was a sports fan is like saying I like to cook. The man would pull over and watch five year olds play football just because it was a game. He became the Sports Chaplain at Baylor because he loved going to the games. I’ve thought a great deal about him...

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    lenten journal: poetry

    by  • March 2, 2015 • hope, lenten journal, poetry • 2 Comments

    The woman who wrote the article I talked about yesterday said one of the ways she tried to reach her daughter was to put poems in her shoes because, she said, “What I wanted her to know is: People have been in pain before, struggled to find hope, and look what they’ve done with...

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