Three poems celebrating Christ’s Easter victory over death. He is risen! Alleluia!
The speaker in Rossetti’s poem feels like a stone for being unable to properly grieve the suffering and death of Christ.
On August 7 Karen and I celebrated our 39th anniversary. Those of you familiar with my book The Mystery of Marriage will know that when I first met my wife-to-be, I was seriously considering entering a monastery.
Christmas Eve, Constantinople, 505 AD
Last time I published a selection of quotes about joy and happiness. This week I offer some of my favorite verses on the same theme. To begin with, two poems by William Blake: