Spring 2017

the issue

The Relevance of Revival

EDITOR’S APOLOGIA | The prefix, “re”, is among the smallest, but most significant units of our language. Latin for “again”, “re” allows us to identify the torment of regret, the solace of redemption, and the richness of remembering…

Verse

Wake

a poem by
MIRIAM SAGAN | Teacher + Poet

Eternity

a poem by
CATHERINE HOPE SULLIVAN | Missioner + Poet

Procession

a poem by
ROBERT PENICK | Court Administrator + Poet

Visual Arts

Blessed Ossana

poem and collage art by
MARY MARIE DIXON | Poet + Visual Artist

Prairie Song

poem and enhanced photography by
JULIE KIM SHAVIN | Mother + Artist

Frozen Moments

photographs by
RAYMOND E. HULSE | Scientist + Photographer

Prose

Cold Water

a short story by
J. L. HIGGS | Banker + Writer


WE HAVE ALL FORGOTTEN WHAT WE REALLY ARE. All that we call common sense and rationality and practicality and positivism only means that for certain dead levels of our life we forget that we have forgotten. All that we call spirit and art and ecstasy only means that for one awful instant we remember that we forget. 

G.K. Chesterton