What does good giving require?

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His Grace

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A poet, philosopher, and biographer of Kahlil Gibran, Mikhail Naimy was born in Lebanon in 1889. He, along with Gibran and eight other writers, founded the New York Pen League,…

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The Happy Prince

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Oscar Wilde—one of the most successful playwrights of his day as well as one of its most notorious and colorful celebrities—was born in 1854 in Dublin. His fairy tale "The…

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A Visit of Charity

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One of the most celebrated writers of the American South, Eudora Welty was born in 1899 in Jackson, Mississippi, where she lived for most of her life. Her first published…

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Healing

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Wendell Berry, born in 1934, is an American novelist, essayist, poet, and philosopher-farmer. He taught for many years at the University of Kentucky and has written over twenty-five books, many…

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Gitanjali: Song Offerings, Section 50

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Celebrated writer Rabindranath Tagore, a friend of Gandhi and a participant in the Indian nationalist movement, was born in Calcutta in 1861. Tagore studied for a time in England and…