Among the worst things about The Slap is how it has fed self-righteousness in all but the two participants, and they already had it or
Pig is revelation. Revealing is when what’s here is hidden then seen. It’s really many individual ones, though widely considered they’re the same, and all
There’s an unfortunate instructor-y thing where the guy on stage [I’ve found it’s usually a male doing this] asks a question he already knows the
You’d think a guy’d remember if it was the first time he’d seen a body but I didn’t not at first. [Hadda chance to graduate
When I pray in the morning I often lapse into The Jesus Prayer. The link notes the Eastern Orthodox connection and its basic form —
During the Cold War there was a list of countries and their level of freedom. It still exists but we pay less attention to it.
Chapter Nine of Peace Like a River — the best novel of the first quarter century of the millennia and yes, I know there are