Archive for 'Poem'

Entomology (the ant and the grasshopper)

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Annette Wong’s beautiful poem playing with the story of the ant and the grasshopper, in response to Proverbs 13:18-20 and the theme of Fools.

Patmos

Selected from his recent collection, A Pentecost of Finches, Robert Siegel’s poem “Patmos” shines light on the ancient scene of Saint John receiving his divine revelation on the island of Patmos.

The Serpent Speaks

Premiered on May 28, 2010, The Serpent Speaks is a piece of music by James Hall for jazz sextet + 2 actors, setting Robert Siegel’s poem of the same name. The piece reflects on the fall of man in Genesis 3.