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Chicken Train: Poems from the Arkansas Delta Paperback – May 1, 2016
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About the Author
Terry Minchow-Proffitt is a pastor and poet who lives in St. Louis, Missouri. He was raised in the Delta of eastern Arkansas and continues to be inspired by his native land and its people. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in such magazines and journals as Arkansas Review, Big Muddy, Christian Century, Oxford American, Prick of the Spindle, and Valparaiso Poetry Review. Minchow-Proffitt received degrees in Philosophy from Arkansas State University and Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary. He has done further graduate study in English at the University of Mississippi and in Christian Spirituality at Washington Theological Union. He received certification in Spiritual Direction from The Haden Institute.
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So, light a candle. Pour yourself a glass of wine or a cup of coffee, and savor these poems one at a time. Your imagitnation will be awakened. Your soul will be stirred. And a deep well of gratituded will open up in you... a gratitude for the beauty and life that is/was in the run down, forgotten places of your life.