There is an emptiness that goes beyondthe opposite of fullness,an empty emptiness, if such may be—holding a child of fullness,the presence of an absence— and the ache.
Read "–O–" and "Matins."
Jana Riess on Mormon assimilation, Heidi Neumark on Hurricane Irene, Peter Marty on pastoral love.
The Century's work relies primarily on subscriptions and donations. Thank you for supporting nonprofit journalism.
Support us by buying books: