In that context, The Books and Culture arm of Christianity Today challenges poets with a prompt. Here it is verbatim:
Write a poem about cultivation. When I talk about cultivation, I mean agriculture but also creativity and culture itself. I am talking about the little place in your world where you have been given a small plot to grow new things and add to the beauty of God's world. Your deadline is July 1.Read the whole article here.
So we have 14 days to write a poem and post it on our blogs and then link them in the comments of Marcus's article. Are we up for it?