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Grace Kyoko Noda

Noda—Grace Kyoko Noda, 98, on March 14, 2018, at her home in Davis, Calif., peacefully. Grace was born on January […]

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goldstein

The Many Ways the Light Gets In

FJ Poetry: “It was easy to judge those Jane Austen ladies / languishing all afternoon over embroidery”

Marion Goldstein lives in Cedar Grove, N.J.

Posted in: Meetings and Money, Poetry
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mcmanamy

The Problem with Theology

FJ Poetry: “The problem with theology / Is that I do not know”

Evan McManamy lives in Newburyport, Mass.

Posted in: Meetings and Money, Poetry
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Myles

Mistress Dyer and the Wilderness

FJ Poetry: Sometimes the wind comes from the bay / and it carries me to the Thames. But rarely. / […]

Anne Myles lives in Waterloo, Iowa.

Posted in: Poetry, September 2018
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townsend

It’s What I Do

FJ Poetry: Oh God, I tend to grasp…

Leslie Smith Townsend lives in Louisville, Ky.

Posted in: Going Viral with Quakerism, Poetry
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goldstein

Innocence Lost

FJ Poetry: Talk of an unhinged jaw sent me plummeting…

Marion Goldstein lives in Cedar Grove, N.J.

Posted in: Going Viral with Quakerism, Poetry
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macintosh

Ebb Tide

FJ Poetry: “The lake / in my dream / was not the healing one…”

Joan MacIntosh lives in St. John's, Newfoundland.

Posted in: Creativity and the Arts, Poetry
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churchill

A Visitor

FJ Poetry: “I had no appointment. / Asked to wait half an hour, / I left the office and walked […]

Marilyn Churchill lives in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Posted in: Creativity and the Arts, Poetry
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jackson

Respite

FJ Poetry: A woman walks a field of chores / toward a gate too narrow

Karen Luke Jackson lives in Hendersonville, N.C.

Posted in: Poetry, What Are Quaker Values Anyway?
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williams

Spilling Claret

FJ Poetry: The perfect vintage had aged thirty‐three years / and was poured into the cup of the world.

Kendrick E. Williams lives in Glendora, Calif.

Posted in: Poetry, What Are Quaker Values Anyway?
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