Broken Column Press just turned one year old, and to celebrate, we are offering all our titles at a 10% discount at our store through the end of August. Use this discount code at checkout: 3ABJPNN2. Thank you for being part of our success. We can’t thank you enough!
Almost every time people hear that I studied writing and editing or that I wrote a couple books, somebody says, “I think I could be a writer.” No doubt you could, I think. Everyone has ideas, and most people are not bad with stringing words together to form coherent sentences. Sure, lots of people could […]
Sometimes I need to reread my favorite poems. It is like visiting an old friend, reveling in memories and the promise of shared futures. This morning I reread “Ode to a Nightingale,” and was struck by the beauty with which the author describes guzzling wine. (Confession: I think wine and poetry are a wonderful combination.) […]
The Dhammapada is a collection of verses or teachings from the various lectures the Buddha gave during his lifetime. They are categorized by topic and reading them gives the student of Buddhism a little nugget of wisdom. It is an easy text to digest and easy to incorporate into a daily contemplative practice. It is […]
The Regius Poem or Halliwell Manuscript is by far one of the most important documents in the history of Freemasonry. It outlines the earliest of the Old Charges, which are the basis of the rules of Freemasonry today. These charges and rules are thought to have been laid out by King Athelstan, who was the first […]
All Masonic titles are on sale through the end of this month at the Broken Column Press store. Use code 3ABJPNN2 at checkout to save on these books. Give them as a gift or buy them for yourself. Either way, you are sure to get a good deal. Keep your eyes open for our newest title […]
We are proud to announce our latest title: Shakespeare’s Sonnets. This collection of poems is a classic, with somewhat of a mixed history. It is generally thought that the poet did not want most of these pieces to be available for public consumption. However, their beauty and craftsmanship show a true mastery of the craft, […]
We are proud to announce our latest title: Washington’s Masonic Correspondence. This is the second in the Broken Column Masonic Series and we have more on the way. Keep your eyes peeled. Not literally, mind you…