Monthly Archives: December 2012

From the Headlines

Elementary (a response to Sandy Hook, CT) Some moments are too horrible for words, too harsh for poetry, and death is safe in a poem, cornered in meter and rhyme, an image of a rose whose thorn draws blood from … Continue reading

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Graduation Celebration

An honors program student gave his presentation comparing two theologians’ understanding and explication of LOVE.  The student offered a powerful, moving Prezi that inspired this poem.  I remembered the student as a freshman and now a graduating senior. In this … Continue reading

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