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Giving their word

conversations with contemporary poets

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Poetry, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Poets -- 20th century -- Interviews.,
  • Poetry -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-268).

    Statement[compiled by] Steven Ratiner.
    GenreInterviews.
    ContributionsRatiner, Steven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS325 .G58 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3552565M
    ISBN 101558493573
    LC Control Number2002003125

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    The Origin of Tithing. In the first part of this article on tithing it was established that Israel’s tithe was over 22%, and the people were to take care of the Levites. The Levites then tithed by bringing the 10% into the storehouse. This is the biblical Tithe. The New Testament does not require tithing but free will giving under the new.   *based on payout numbers from July Looking at these numbers, it is easy to see why many authors were upset by the change to pay per page. Before KU, if you wrote a page eBook, and priced it at $ you would make $ (after Amazon’s 30% royalty) off of a sale of that book and you would realize that revenue as soon as a reader downloaded the book.

      Point is, giving someone a book is one of the more personal gifts you can give. But if you give a book without inscribing it with a personal message, you’re missing an opportunity. To use a really bad, modern day example: it’s like forwarding someone an email attachment of something you think is really special and leaving the body of the. when you understand the joy I feel giving to you. And you know my giving isn't done to put you in my debt, but because I want to live the love I feel for you. To receive with grace may be the greatest giving. There's no way I can separate the two. When you give to me, I give you my receiving. When you take from me, I feel so given to.


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