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After a Quote by William Penn

FJ Poetry: “Have you ever / met somebody / who carries silence / with them…”

Maggie Hess lives in Bristol, Tenn.

Posted in: Outside the Meetinghouse, Poetry
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What Would You Do If a Kid Threw a Fork on a Ten‐Foot Roof?

Once, a devoted Quaker who works with the teens at Berea (Ky.) Meeting asked me the pointed question of why […]

Maggie Hess just graduated Berea College where she attended Berea (Ky.) Friends Meeting. She is spending the summer in Bristol, Tennessee in her mother's house and says sitting by the creek is the best medicine for the human condition. She has published poetry in Friends Journal, Alehouse ReviewBlue Fifth Review, and Milk Sugar Literature.

Posted in: August 2012: Sustainable Travel, Departments
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Forum: August 2013

Responses from our readers.

Forum letters should be sent with the writer's name and address to [email protected] Letters may be edited for length and clarity. Because of space constraints, we cannot print every letter.

Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Forum
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November Forum

Letters from our readers.

The Forum is Friends Journal's letters section. You can submit something by using this online form or by leaving a comment on any of our online articles.

Posted in: November 2012: Quaker Books, Writing, and Poetry
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