Gerald Stern: ‘Arriving at a Condition of Faith’

“Poets–maybe all artists–get away from their own religious upbringing in order to arrive at a condition of faith.”–Gerald Stern

From “The Devotion of a Mourner” in A God in the House, (Tupelo, 2012).

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