where the writers are

Favorite Books

The Glass Bead Game, Youngblood Hawke, Poetry (Jill Baumgaertner),The Courage to Be, The Heretical Imperative, The Soul of Rumi, Atonement, The Shipping News, Winds of War, War and Remembrance, The City Boy, The Way of All the Earth, Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov, From Death Camp to Existentialism, The Company of Women, The Yearling, I and Thou, Sinners Welcome, Skinny Dip, The Cracker Factory, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden, The Natural Depth in Man, Disgrace, The Book of Job (Stephen Mitchell), Tao Te Ching (Stephen Mitchell), The Mystical Language of Icons, Seabiscuit, The Design of Existence, Freud and The Problem of God, The Story Factor, The Fires of Spring, Social Interest, The Yearling, Transitions, Money and the Meaning of Life, The Elegance of the Hedgehog, more . . .

What I'm Reading

How To Believe in God, The Anthologist

Favorite Authors

Alfred Adler, Peter Berger, Stephen Mitchell, William Carlos Williams, Mary Oliver, Dorianne Laux, Coleman Barks, Herman Wouk, Wilson Van Dusen, Ian McEwan, Joseph Campbell, Mary Karr, Lucille Clifton, John Updike, Herman Hesse, Martin Buber, Richard Wilbur, William Stafford, Rainer Maria Rilke, Hans Kung, William Bridges, J.M. Coetzee, Jacob Neddleman, Annie Dillard, Wendell Berry, more . . .

Influences

Thinkers/Scholars: Peter Drucker, Peter Berger, Robert Merton, Thomas Merton, Martin Marty, John S. Dunne, Alfred Adler, Hans Kung, Paul Tillich, Friedrich Schleirmacher, Elliott Jaques, Emory Bogardus, Frederick Buechner, more . . . Fiction:Flannery O'Connor, Herman Wouk, Ian Mc Ewan, Muriel Barbery, Earnest Hemingway, Walt Whitman, Albert Camus, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Annie Dillard, John Updike, Sherwood Anderson, more . . . Poetry: Rumi, Rilke, Lucille Clifton, Thomas Hardy, William Carlos Williams, Mary Karr, Jill Baumgaertner, Richard Wilbur, William Stafford, Charles Simic, Dorianne Laux, Mary Oliver, John Updike, Seamus Heaney, more . . .

Allan James Cox’s Bookmarks