Archives For e.e. cummings

Prose cannot compete with the economy of poetry, the ability to have a full artistic experience in a short period of time.”
– Mary Karr, poet,

Born on this day 1955
Tweet this ]
 
The Wake Up Call
 
Poem of the Day:
i thank You God for most this amazing
e.e. cummings
January is National Thank You Month
Tweet this ]
 
 
Kindle Ebook Deal of the Day:
How God Became King: The Forgotten Story of the Gospels

By N.T. Wright
Only $2.99!!!
Tweet this ]

  *** NOTE: This stated price is for the United States. Unfortunately, this offer may or may not be available in other countries. Sorry!

We’re reviving this daily feature in a new, simpler format
*** If you want to receive these daily updates in your in-box each morning, sign up here.

The Wake Up Call – January 16, 2015

 

Gratitude

Gratitude should guide our daily lives, and indeed it is at the heart of a different way of being, and as John Pattison and I have argued in SLOW CHURCH, it is at the heart of a different sort of economy.  Here are five classic poems that express gratitude for the abundant life of creation.

i thank You God for most this amazing
e.e. cummings

 

*** books by e.e. cummings

 
Continue Reading…

True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.”
– William Penn,
Quaker and Founder of Pennsylvania,
who was born on this date, 1644
Tweet this ]

 
Poem of the Day:
love is the every only god
e.e. cummings,
born on this date, 1894

Tweet this ]

[ Three poems by e.e. cummings ]

 

Kindle Ebook Deal of the Day: 
The Soul of Rumi: A New Collection of Ecstatic Poems
Translated and edited by Coleman Barks

ONLY $1.99!!!      [ Tweet this ]

*** NOTE: This stated price is for the United States. Unfortunately, this offer may or may not be available in other countries. Sorry!

 
Continue Reading…

The Wake Up Call – October 14, 2014

“We need to be clear when we venerate entrepreneurs what we are venerating.They are not moral leaders. If they were moral leaders, they wouldn’t be great businessmen.”
– Malcolm Gladwell,
who was born on this day, 1963

 
Poem of the Day:
love is more thicker than forget
by e.e. cummings  [ Tweet this ]

***Plus, 2 other poems by cummings, who died on this day in 1962.

 
Kindle Ebook Deal of the Day: 
A Guide Book to Prayer
by Mary Kate Morse
Only $2.99!!!      [ Tweet this ]

*** NOTE: This stated price is for the United States. Unfortunately, this offer may or may not be available in other countries. Sorry!

 
Continue Reading…

The Wake Up Call – September 3, 2014

 

e.e. cummings

 

Today is the birthday of the poet e.e. cummings, born 1894.

 
These three poems can be found in the collection:

100 Selected Poems:
e.e. cummings

Paperback: Grove Press, 1994.
Buy now:  [ Amazon ]

 
You can also find his poem: “when god lets my body be” here on our website
 


 
Continue Reading…

 

e.e. cummings - when god lets my body beA poem from the collection:

100 Selected Poems

:
e.e. cummings
Paperback: Grove Press, 1994.
Buy now:  [ Amazon ]







Continue Reading…