Poetry as Prayer: Jessica Powers by Robert F. Morneau

  • Ten steps to reading poetry in a holy way

    • Invoke the Holy Spirit

    • Read aloud in multiple readings

    • “Videotape” as you read - visualize what is happening in your mind

    • Find a poetry companion

    • Trust your body - feel the deep ache

    • Read actively

    • Create an atmosphere, your poetry corner

    • Read poetry at high-energy times

    • Memorize

    • Keep a poetry journal


Topic: Poems


Created: 2017-08-13
Updated: 2022-02-21-Mon