Asked in an interview about religion and prayer, poet Gary Snyder said, “At the very least, you should say thank you.” It didn’t matter what religious views you held. If you were sitting down to a meal, sharing company with friends or other loved ones, able to breathe or simply be alive, you should at least have some gratitude.
In Jane Kenyon’s poem “Otherwise,&rdquo...
You Can Support Veterans through Combat Paper and Warrior Writers
In honor of Veteran’s Day, we’d like to highlight two organizations that are giving back to the veteran community. Our friends at Combat Paper NJ and Warrior Writers shared their work at the 2014 Dodge Poetry Festival, taking part in our Saturday evening event called “Another Kind of Courage.” These organizations promote a culture of healing in the veteran community through...