Gerard Manley Hopkins


Christ in all that is

A review of Niels Henrik Gregersen

All living things are touched by divine grace—and caught up together in movement toward union with God.


Vibrant, vigorous, and weird

A review of Annie Dillard

Almost any page of this collection yields the precise puzzling haunting music of Dillard’s mind at work.


Poetic nothingness

A review of Rita Mae Reese

This collection is suffused with one of poetry’s most fundamental aims: making meaning out of suffering and loss.