If you don’t know what you’re doing then neither does your reader. Joining a writers group just to eat MariaElena’s amazing batch of guacamole does not a writer make. Unless you’re inspired by guac. In which case, carry on.
Here’s what you want to read this summer. I apologize ahead of time for the lack of romance recommendations. You know me!
Is your bookshelf lacking a little luster? I want to help you diversify your shelves.
I’m a messy Christian, the kind that’s mismatched
Flash danced, grooves scratched – too much vintage on blast
The dialogue must ensue and One is a great conversation starter. It serves as a complimentary piece to many available resources regarding the history of racism and systemic oppression inherent in the founding of our nation.
For voice, hope, strength
every poet weighed with
the power of the truth –
our very existence the resistance
That faith could be reimagined in America as part of the solution rather than part of the problem, is something I feel a deep desire to understand given our current president and his administration. This is what Michael Wear seeks to inform his readers of in Reclaiming Hope: Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America.
Friends, I’m over at Alice Williams’s place with an Ode To The Broken Hearted. Come by.