Poet Cairns to speak on Mt. Athos, monks
Spending a lot of time in monasteries taught Scott Cairns a thing or two about monks."I kind of assumed they were all holy," said Cairns, this semester’s visiting writer at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. "I thought they were all growing in mystical apprehension. I do think they’re all on their way, but they’re in different stages on the journey.
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