Foreword Reviews

Surpassing Pleasure

2011 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Poetry (Adult Nonfiction)

In the general silence of a Cistercian abbey, one might hope for the numinous to reveal itself—and so it does in John Slater’s poems. From the very first poem in this first collection, Slater, a Cistercian monk, promises that “here in the green world between / eternal fields of light”... Read More