When Donkeys Talk Endorsements

Blanski’s work is Anglican popularizing Christendom at its best. —WORLD Magazine Blanski is on a mission to shake up Christianity…his edgy and hip prose breathe new life. —Publishers Weekly Tyler Blanski adores Jesus and downright loves Christianity, the historical kind. He holds his faith up like a flaming torch in the face of scientism and secularism. His book is ...

O Soulish, Violets in Springtime, Five Fallible Senses

O Soulish, Violets in Springtime, Five Fallible Senses An evil and adulterous generation seeketh after a sign; and there shall no sign be given it...   Even if Love squirmed and groped under my laboratory microscope, or so much as blinked in my rearview mirror; even if Grace crawled down my chimney with a toboggan and gifts and reindeer, or came stapled and wrapped ...

A Dissertation

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A DISSERTATION Aurora Borealis, Aurora Australis1   We are, I am told, evolved2 star powder: The explosion, the exodus, the slow growth— Our anatomy3 is a little cosmology.4 No wonder a firmament5 fills the cerebrum:6 Expanses stretch inside us, aromas,7 Our thinking caps are knit by Mother Reason, Person sets a match to the soma;8 No wonder we wish our city lights, The spirit of Claudius,9 ...

God Bent in the Garden and Kissed Him

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God Bent in the Garden and Kissed Him   If you saw the flies wander the taught yellow skin, and if you smelled the ovens;   if you felt the ribbons of flesh harrowed across a slave’s broad back;   and if you heard a girl scream and bleed when soldiers line up between her splayed legs   you would not be so quick to liken human utterance and human ...