Christian Wiman Reads "For D."

Poet Christian Wiman reads a poem for his wife

November 23, 2014

Image:Derek Bruff

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A few years ago, poet Christian Wiman picked up his pen after a three-year hiatus, when he fell in love and was diagnosed with cancer. The book that followed is a fierce celebration of life, and an exploration of mortality. Listen in as he reads a poem from "Every Riven Thing." You can also hear our interview with him about the collection.