Guest – Luci Shaw
Program: The Crime of Living Cautiously
Shaw graduated from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois, magna cum laude and is
currently a writer-in-residence and lecturer at Regent College in Vancouver,
She has worked as a private Greek tutor, a free-lance editor, and an English
stylist for The Living Bible and
The Message. Shaw has also
served as vice president, president and senior editor at Harold Shaw Publishers.
She presently serves as Lay Eucharistic Minister and lector at St. Paul's
Episcopal Church in Bellingham, Washington.
Her poetry has been read on national television, and she has been interviewed on
The Seven Hundred Club and
Prime Time America. She has appeared
in several magazine cover stories (such as in
Today's Christian Woman and
Christianity & the Arts), and many
of her writings are being collected at the Buswell Library at Wheaton College in
The Luci Shaw Collection.
She is the author of numerous books such as
The Secret Trees (Campus Life Book of the Year) and
God in the Dark (ECPA Gold Medallion
Nominee). Shaw has also contributed poems and essays to many anthologies and
periodicals such as Making Eden Grow
(Scripture Union), Christianity Today
and Reality & The Vision (Baker
Book House). Her most recent poetry collections are
Water Lines and
The Green Earth (both Eerdmans). She
is also coauthor of three books with Madeleine L'Engle, including
Friends for the Journey.