|Jon Kennedy’s ‘Postcards from
his sojourn in Northern Ireland’
Poetry slammed and defined again
JONAL ENTRY 1294 | JUNE 15 2013
“If you love me, you will keep my commandments. . . . He who has my commandments and keeps them, he it is who loves me; and he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him.”
— from John 14, from today’s
Orthodox lectionary readings
Diary: I’ve wondered about poetry often over my seven-plus decades. The idea of an artful use of language to turn thoughts into poems appealed to me. . .