It is Time | A Poem by James Scott Smith

It Is Time by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things It is time you do who you are. It is time to be one with yourself and now. It is a soft circle you draw around your own divisions. It is a love for all you thought left out. It is the next...
Redwing | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Redwing | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Redwing by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things Red Winged Blackbird sang of the expanse of all things, of the sacred emptiness of plain spaces. I walked beneath his melodic teaching three mornings as if I needed to hear it again and once...
Glass Jar | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Glass Jar | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Glass Jar by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things After the divorce and in the throes, I walked along the beaches of Southern California sunset after sunset. I collected stones and shells that I have kept in a hand blown glass jar I found...
Mystic | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Mystic | A Poem by James Scott Smith

Mystic by James Scott Smith, from the collection The Expanse of all Things   If you are one the wild God wants for his own. If you are drawn into the silence, near the bottom, along the edges. If you have borne up under some great catechism and now are released...
The Results for the 2017 Landmark Prize for Fiction

The Results for the 2017 Landmark Prize for Fiction

The results of the 2017 Landmark Prize for Fiction are in! The Winner is: Painted Oxen by Thomas Lloyd Qualls The Honorable Mentions: A Handful of Earth by Jesse Curran The Tides of Cecil Cove by Shannon Sausville River of Love by Aimée Medina Carr The Prince’s...
One a Day by Gunilla Norris

One a Day by Gunilla Norris

an excerpt from Companions on the Way by Gunilla Norris There is no book that talks about spiritual and heart-full practices that does not include gratitude as central. It’s not hard to see that when we are given something, and truly receive it, our response will be...