Saturday Newsletter: November 25, 2023

égalitariste (watercolor) by Verona Hofer, 12; published in the November/December 2023 issue of Stone Soup A note from Diane Landolf Dear readers, I hope those of you in the U.S. had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Now let’s all get ready for another kind of celebration! It’s our annual student reading, and everyone’s invited! On Saturday, December […]

Bring on the Gratitude: A Review of “Be Thankful”

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I reviewed a poem about gratitude, called “Be Thankful” by an unknown poet. To me, gratitude means being thankful for what you have instead of thinking about what you don’t have. It is important to feel empathy for individuals who have less than you do and to appreciate all that […]