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Wednesday, August 24, 2011
D.S. Martin's "So the Moon Would Not Be Swallowed"
The history of the China Inland Mission has been told in official histories, biographies, thousands of newspaper and magazine article, novels and in poetry. In So the Moon Would Not Be Swallowed, Canadian author and poet D.S. Martin has assembled 16 poems that tell the story of his grandparents, who served as missionaries with the China Inland Mission from 1923 to 1949.