The books, music, and films ‘U.S. Catholic’ writers have enjoyed this month.
Spiritual Conversations with Children
By Lacy Finn Borgo (InterVarsity Press, 2020)
How we look at the world around us matters.
When I sit down to read a poem, I am brought out of myself and into a different vision of the world. Whether through meter, rhyme, metaphor, or even just line breaks, reading poetry encourages me to see the world in a different light. This is the claim Samuel Taylor Coleridge makes specifically for the poetry of his friend William Wordsworth, but it applies to all poetry.