And I Said To My Soul, Be Loud by Christian Wiman

Madden me back to an afternoon
I carry in me
not like a wound
but like a will against a wound

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Thanks to Amy Jo Sprague for introducing me to the poetry of Christian Wiman

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About Russell Boyle

Russell Boyle is a mathematics teacher, writer, and poet. His poetry anthologies are titled The Beginning, Footprints and Loneliness. Russell is the author of the Year 7 to 8 Mathematics Short-Answer Tasks, the Year 7 to 10 Mathematics Multiple-Choice Tasks, the Year 9 Extended-Response Tasks, the solutions to the Year 12 VCAA Mathematics Exams and the Web-Programming For Beginners series of courses. Sample poems and questions may be downloaded from http://russellboyle.com
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2 Responses to And I Said To My Soul, Be Loud by Christian Wiman

  1. Russell, so glad you like it!

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