A glorious volume of meaningful meditations and art

Highly, highly recommended. … [Read more...]

Norris Returns With “Acedia and Me”

Kathleen Norris's new book, Acedia and Me, is coming in just a few weeks.A new book by Norris is always a reason to celebrate, and I can't wait to get my hands on a copy of this one. I ordered mine from Eighth Day Books.Publisher's Weekly's Starred Review: … [Read more...]

Kathleen Norris Presents: A New Book of Thomas Merton poetry!

One of my favorite writers, Kathleen Norris (Amazing Grace, The Cloister Walk, Dakota), has just completed the preparation of a volume of 119 unreleased poems by another of my favorite writers ... Thomas Merton.This is fantastic news. The Sign of Jonas, Raids on the Unspeakable, New Seeds of Contemplation... Merton's meditative works have become some of my favorite reading over the last few years. Who knew that, so many years since his death, we'd suddenly get a whole new volume of his … [Read more...]