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The Book of Delights: Essays

By Ross Gay. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2019. 288 pages. $23.95/hardcover; $11.99/eBook. I was introduced to Ross Gay when [鈥

Lauren Brownlee is a member of Bethesda (Md.) Meeting and keeps her own daily journal of joy and justice.

Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2019, September 2019 Books
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When Poets Pray

By Marilyn McEntyre. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2019. 160 pages. $19.99/hardcover or eBook. 鈥淚n prayer, as in so many [鈥

Judith Favor of Claremont Meeting in Southern California values true prayer and true poetry. Both are essential nutrients for her contemplative soul.

Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2019, September 2019 Books
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Paula Ann Misley Laughlin

Laughlin鈥擯aula Ann Misley Laughlin, 63, on January 8, 2018, in Quakertown, Pa. Paula was born on March 24, 1954, in [鈥

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Nan Schwab Pendergrast

Pendergrast鈥擭an Schwab Pendergrast, 98, on December 17, 2018, at her home in Atlanta, Ga. Nan was born on June 17, [鈥

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Barbara Cooper Rosen

Rosen鈥擝arbara Cooper Rosen, 89, on December 19, 2018, peacefully, at home in Ashland, Ore. Barbara was born on April 10, [鈥

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Kathleen Brookhouse Schmitz鈥怘ertzberg

Schmitz鈥怘ertzberg鈥擪athleen Brookhouse Schmitz鈥怘ertzberg, 102, on January 29, 2019, peacefully, in her sleep, in Stouffville, Ontario, Canada. Kathleen was born on [鈥

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JoAnn Johnson Woodman

Woodman鈥擩oAnn Johnson Woodman, 93, on December 3, 2018, peacefully, at Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pa. JoAnn was born on August [鈥

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Lewis S. Woodman

Woodman鈥擫ewis S. Woodman, 96, on March 14, 2019, peacefully, at Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pa. Lew was born at home [鈥

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At That Time

FJ Poetry: 鈥淲e had a swing on the porch / that would catch the breeze鈥︹

James Littwin lives in Chicago, Ill.

Posted in: Poetry, QuakerSpeak at Five
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