Ten Poems to Change Your Life is an astonishing assortment of poems that will inspire you to live what you always knew in your bones but never had the words for.
Through the voices of ten inspiring poets and his own reflections, Housden shows how poetry illuminates the eternal feelings and desires that stir the human heart and soul. These poems explore such universal themes as the awakening of wonder, the longing for love, the wisdom of dreams, and the courage required to live an authentic life. Through thoughtful commentary on each work, Housden offers glimpses into his personal spiritual journey and invites readers to contemplate the significance of the poet's message in their own lives.
+ “The Journey” by Mary Oliver
+ “Last Night as I Was Sleeping” by Antonio Machado
+ “Song of Myself” by Walt Whitman
+ “Zero Circle” by Rumi
+ “The Time Before Death” by Kabir
+ “Ode to My Socks” by Pablo Neruda
+ “Last Gods” by Galway Kinnell
+ “For the Anniversary of My Death” by W. S. Merwin
+ “Love After Love” by Derek Walcott
+ “The Dark Night” by St. John of the Cross