Category Archives: Literature & Poetry

When You First Called Me Radha: Poems by Swami Sivananda Radha

Swami Sivananda Radha. When You First Called Me Radha: Poems. Toronto: Timeless Books, 2005. Paperback, 71 pages. Swami Sivananda Radha (born Sylvia Hellman, née Demitz) can be counted among the few Westerners who have succeeded in integrating East and West in … Continue reading

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In the Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems of Thomas Merton by Szabo

Lynn R. Szabo, ed. In the Dark Before Dawn: New Selected Poems of Thomas Merton. Preface by Kathleen Norris. New York: New Directions Books, 2005. Paperback, xxxiv + 253 pages. I have long been an admirer of Thomas Merton (1915-1968), the … Continue reading

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Black Sun by Lannoy

Richard Lannoy, ed. Black Sun: The Collected Poems of Lewis Thompson. Foreword by Andrew Harvey. Prescott, Ariz.: Hohm Press, 2001. Paperback, xxi + 155 pp. I got to know of the British poet Lewis Levien Thompson (1909–1949) through Richard Lannoy’s edition … Continue reading

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Black Sun by Lannoy

Richard Lannoy, ed. Black Sun: The Collected Poems of Lewis Thompson. Foreword by Andrew Harvey. Prescott, Ariz.: Hohm Press, 2001. Paperback, xxi + 155 pp., US $14.95. I got to know of the British poet Lewis Levien Thompson (1909–1949) through Richard … Continue reading

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