Poetry

Five Classic Gratitude Poems

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 gratitude poems that express thankfulness for the abundant life of creation.

Prayer for the Great Family
Gary Snyder

 

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