The Prophet makes its way to Chicago
I’m Zoya from Chicago and I was given The Prophet by my dear friend Alyssa. The first time I read the book, I went through it too quickly, thinking it was a bit too symbolic for my taste and appreciation. Upon a second, more in-depth read, I took the time to think about the themes. I would put the book down, ponder, and pick it up again, having taking a journey in my mind that brought me to...
The Prophet: Seattle
The Prophet was left with me, Alyssa, in Seattle. It took me a while to really get into the book though once I was mentally open to reading it, I was hooked and truly delighted in creating space to absorb each chapter. I was mesmerized by this book and liken it’s single-topic chapters to Rainer Maria Wilke’sLetters to a Young Poet. The most salient thought that I’m still...