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Emily Dickinson and the Art of Doubt

Sometimes designating herself the “Queen of Calvary,” nineteenth-century...

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Red Booth Notes: The Place of Light and Hope

Red Booth Notes: The Place of Light and Hope

In the Old Testament book of Exodus, it’s said the darkness that once fell...

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Red Booth Notes: The Faith of Samuel Johnson

Red Booth Notes: The Faith of Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson has come down to us as the “great Cham of literature,” the...

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Children’s Literature and Hope

Children’s Literature and Hope

My wife and I recently sat down with Shel Silverstein’s enchanting, odd,...

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On Work and Writing

On Work and Writing

What does it mean to be a working writer and teacher? Work is a good thing –...

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Faith, Hope and Poetry by Malcolm Guite: Book Review

Faith, Hope and Poetry by Malcolm Guite: Book Review

Does poetry matter? Yes indeed, very much so, and Malcolm Guite’s book...