The Wake Up Call –
1 November 2012
Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…
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Today is All Saints Day…
Here is a lovely poem for this day: Saints’ Logic by Linda Gregerson
And speaking of playlists, ERB editor Chris Smith had
a reflection on the playlist as an everyday way of doing theology
published on the ThinkChristian website yesterday…
“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted. You should live several lives while reading it.”
- William Styron, who died on this day in 2006.
- NPR reviews the new collection of Kurt Vonnegut’s Letters. [ALSO, Read an Excerpt from the book ]
- Poetry Magazine: A Jorge Luis Borges poem for the Day of the Dead
Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!