The On Being Project

Paul Martin
Paul Martin

is a writer of poetry and prose who has a master’s degree in religious studies and counseling from the University of Chicago Divinity School and the University of New Hampshire. His poetry has appeared in Spiritus, Crosscurrents, and The Mennonite.

Revelation in the Whirlwhind of Existence

by Paul Martin

What if it turns out that faith is truly existential, not a leap of faith but a reality already there for us to notice and accept? A meditation and a poem on the suffering of Job.

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Revelation in the Whirlwhind of Existence

On Being More Than Ourselves Alone

by Paul Martin

Bedridden with an incurable illness, writer Paul Martin on navigating paths of pain and difficulty, and the depth and mystery of joy.

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On Being More Than Ourselves Alone