This month, we feature a short fiction piece about a couple resolving a disagreement about the meaning of Christmas. Nathan […]
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Nathan Alling Long grew up in a log cabin in the Maryland Appalachians, lived on a queer commune in Tennessee, and studied writing in Virginia. His stories and essays have been published in over 50 publications and have appeared on NPR and in several anthologies. He lives in Philadelphia, Pa., and teaches at Richard Stockton College in Galloway, N.J.Posted in: Departments, Fiction, Interviews, October 2012: Wall Street, Main Street, and Meetinghouse Road
Peace on Earth: Poems and Prayers for Peace By Sophie Piper. Illustrated by Giuliano Ferri. Lion UK, 2011. 48 pages. $9.99/Hardcover. […]
For me, the first step in all aspects of living, including recording the minutes of a meeting, is the personal […]
Sharon Hoover, a longtime member of Alfred (N.Y.) Meeting, currently attends Lewes (Del.) Worship Group. She has served as recording clerk for local, regional, and yearly meetings.Posted in: Features
“The Power of the Lord,” or just simply, “The Power,” was a very important concept to the early Quakers, but […]
Scott Martin is a longtime attender at Centre Meeting in Centreville, Delaware.Posted in: Features, May 2001
The basic question addressed by religion is not “Does God exist?” but rather “How can we find eternal happiness in […]
Peter Bien, a member of Hanover (N.H.) Meeting, is emeritus professor of English and Comparative Literature at Dartmouth College and clerk of the Pendle Hill PublicationsPosted in: April 2001, Features
Viewpoint: Is risk‐taking in the business world a form of gambling?
S. Francis Nicholson lives in Kennett Square, Pa.Posted in: Uncategorized
Quakers did not invent queries. Mothers did. Without queries, motherdom would be hamstrung.
Barry Morley is a member of Sandy Spring (Md.) Meeting.Formerly a teacher in Quaker schools, he is presently director of Catoctin Quaker Camp for children.In the off season he directs Inward Bound programs for adults and music for the Victorian Lyric Opera Company. Sometimes he writes short plays and long opera librettos.Posted in: Uncategorized
Everybody these days receives and discards those letters saying “Mr. X, you may already be the winner of half a […]
Norma Jacob, a member of Kendal (Pa.) Meeting, is the author of two Pendle Hill pamphlets. She is a member of the JOURNAL board of managers and a regular contributor to the JOURNAL. Her interview with Horace Alexander appeared March 15, 1983.Posted in: Uncategorized