The Third Hundred and Sixty-eight Poems: An Autobiography in Poetry includes poems written between 1967 and 1981. They describe the author’s feelings and observations as he struggled to be faithful to his calling, his marriage, and himself. His faith in God sustained him throughout.


Somewhere about – I remember
There was a tree
And I was in it
Somewhere there – I recall
Life began
without a bee
Somewhere – I’m sure
There was a tree
and NOTHING in it.