Articles by Jane Blanchard

Jane Blanchard is a parishioner of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Augusta, Georgia. Her collections include Never Enough Already (2021) and Sooner or Later (2022).



I learn there is to be a rare display of planets ordered in the summer sky, so off I go before the start of day in hope of seeing such a sight nearby. I come to where I view the crescent Moon with Venus to the left and Jupiter off right, but since the Sun…


(657 – 684) Ashamed to be without a song to shareWith men more talented apparently,The herdsman left the monks in revelryAnd went to sleep with creatures in his care. That very night he was commanded inA dream to sing of how the world began;At first he balked and said, “I doubt I can,”But inspiration led…

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