September 13, 2019

Advice on Parenting from Kahlil Gibran’s “The Prophet”

In one scene of Kahlil Gibran's classic work The Prophet, the titular character is asked by a young mother to provide some advice on parenting. The prophet responds by saying:   Your children are not… Continue Reading

September 6, 2019

“Picking Blueberries” by Mary Oliver

Picking Blueberries Once, in summer, In the blueberries, I fell asleep, and woke When a deer stumbled against me. I guess She was so busy with her own happiness She had grown careless And was… Continue Reading