Presented by the Academy of American Poets, the award includes a six-week residency in Umbria, Italy, and $5,000. In addition, the academy will purchase hundreds of copies of her book and distribute them to members.
“This initiative also gives out the message of standing by each other in this time of crisis. We took inspiration from a friend Syed Sarosh Asif from UAE who connected poets and poetry lovers from UAE, India and Pakistan,” says poet Shariq Kaifi from Bareilly. A couplet from his ghazal shared in the session says […]
This book could provide moments for inspirational religious meditation. It would make an excellent read for Christian mothers, religious education/C.C.D. teachers/catechists, and for other people who may appreciate an uplifting collection of Christian poetry.