The devotional, political poetry of Barbara Crooker
10 writers respond.
The poet’s essays are winsome and articulate, wide-ranging and intellectually rigorous.
The poet helped me to realize how little I knew about a life observed.
When arguments fail us, we turn to words of wonder.
For this end-of-the-year post, we asked our favorite historians and writers to share prayers from the past that could serve as guides for our present.