By Jack Bartlett
The enormous activity of scripting this many poems introduced the author's realization to prayer itself, and to the character of creative expression, which can't be compelled, yet needs to come of its personal. The succeeding "visitations" of the guidelines or inspirations gave cause to think that, now not strangely, the writer had aid from the very ONE being written to, and about.
"At a going-away occasion years in the past, Jack Bartlett gave me a gift--a folder of his poems, adored items of his center and brain tying these elements of his being with these of mine. After many, many steps in our pilgrimage, he now bargains simply one of these present to others. In those prayer-poems his phrases carry for us what his middle and brain comprehend of affection, peace, and grace--and a God who catches up all our hearts and minds in loving embrace."
--L. Wayne Bryan
Executive Minister, Retired
South Carolina Christian motion Council
"A magazine 'launched' on the author, written quite often in solitude, the place he reveals himself 'like a iciness foot and not using a sock,' day-by-day, within his Texas cabin, in a canoe, or trundling although autumn woods, Bartlett's 'A yr of Prayers' heralds his shape-shifting Lord as 'the maestro of majestic cohesion.' His radiant verses usually echo the playfulness of G. M. Hopkins, the surprising middle jolts of Reynolds expense, and the fierce, psalmic inquisitions and jubilations of King David. twelve months of luminous tanagers and hummingbird wings, 'pink moon seasons' and 'hemlock canopies,' nursing houses and Roman villas, infantrymen and kids, DNA and melanoma, hearth ants and catfish, artwork and tune, his personal blindness and visionary ecstasies, the deaths of his mom and dad and births of grandchildren; all visible as presents, on his 'peaceful or tumultuous experience' at the 'trail on your love'--encountering God."
Professor of Art
Mississippi nation University
Jack Bartlett is a Professor Emeritus of Mississippi country collage. He has one ebook of poetry released, shades, released in 2001. he's additionally a painter of landscapes and the traditional world.
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