Stonework is published by Houghton College, a Christian liberal arts college located in New York’s rural Genesee Valley. Stonework seeks a diverse mix of mature and emerging voices in fellowship with the evangelical tradition. Published twice a year, the journal reflects the arts community at Houghton College where excellence in music, writing, and the visual arts has long been a distinctive.

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  • Issue 6
    Poetry by Paul Willis and Thom Satterlee. Fiction and interview with Lori Huth. Essay by James Wardwell, and student poets from Christian campuses.
  • Issue 5
    Poetry by Susanna Childress and Debra Rienstra. Fiction excerpt by Emilie Griffin. Art from Houghton's 2007 presidential inauguration and a forum on women writing.
  • Issue 4
    Matthew Roth--new poems. Diane Glancy--from One of Us and an interview. John Tatter-on gardens and poetry. The Landscapes of John Rhett. Stephen Woolsey--on the poetry of Jack Clemo. James Wardwell--on Herrick.
  • Issue 3
    Poetry by Julia Kasdorf, Robert Siegel and Sandra Duguid. Fiction by Tom Noyes. The portraits of Alieen Ortlip Shea. An anthology of Australian Poets
  • Issue 2
    Thom Satterlee - Poems from Burning Wycliff with an appreciation by David Perkins. Alison Gresik - new fiction and an interview. James Zoller - Poems from Living on the Floodplain.
  • Issue 1
    Luci Shaw — new poems with an appreciation by Eugene H. Peterson & Hugh Cook — new fiction and an interview

Friday, December 31, 2010

Stonework, Issue 6


Paul Willis

Psalm 24: A Pacific Northwest Meditation


Sierra Springs

Curlieu Falls

Ursa Lake

Thom Satterlee

Dreams of My Father


Sympathetic Pain

Brett Foster

The Country Reconteur Defeats Cliché

Spiritual Exercises in a Cellar Bookstore

Advent Calendar

D.S. Martin


Chasing the Blues

The Signpost

New Voices - Poems from College Campuses:


Sandra Swensen

Three Pleasures

Preface to the Exploration of Life

Grove City:

Alison Lee


Naomi Covism

St. Crispin's Day

Houghton College:

Hannah Steensma

The Artist at Work

Elisabeth Wenger

Lament for Winter at the Beginning of Spring


Joanna Vance

Sketch of a Woman Dreaming

Yearly Slaughter


Taylor Gray


James Taylor Gray

Eric Winter

Power Outage


Steve Slagg

Why I Am Not a Theologian

Natalie Hamm

Germany, Phone Calls From

Rachel Alsdorf

In the Byzantine Chapel Fresco Museum


Lori Huth (Interview)

from Reckless Belief

Linda Moore

The Fourteen Steps

Dan Bowman

from Beggars in Heaven


Luci Shaw

Madeleine as Writer and Friend

James Wardwell

Mining John Milton's Poetry for the Devotional "Paradise Within."


Caitlin Woolsey

A House Into Which the Wind Blows