Quote of the Day:
“Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone; therefore we are saved by love.”
– Reinhold Niebuhr, Theologian
born on this day, 1892

 
Poems of the Day:
Four Poems Read by the Poet
By Adam Zagajewski
(Happy Bday to the poet, born 6/21/1945)
 
Kindle Ebook of the Day: 
The Storm: A Novel
by Frederick Buechner – $2.99!!!
(Frederick Buechner bases his novel The Storm on Shakespeare’s melancholy last play, but adds some distinctly 20th-century twists of his own.)

 
 

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The Wake Up Call – June 21, 2014