One of Mormonism’s greatest novelists reviews Mormonism’s greatest poetry collection


Angela Hallstrom has reviewed Fire in the Pasture for BYU Studies. Consider this sentence:

For those who erroneously believe that LDS poetry is primarily comprised of sentimental rhymed verses or charming couplets, this anthology is proof that the complexity and beauty of Mormon life can, and should, be rendered in powerful, sophisticated poetic expression.