Chapter Nine of Peace Like a River — the best novel of the first quarter century of the millennia and yes, I know there are
Did not know this until just now but a few weeks ago was World Tuberculosis Day, which honors the date the TB bacterium was discovered
Silence is the real. Words lie on top. + To be alone with the Alone He drapes himself in silence Art, too, is the fruit
A report from the lab — She’ll talk sometimes, make an endless series of noises with inflections and rhythm and pauses. Or she’ll just scream
‘Errantry’ JRR Tolkien Commercially found in Adventures of Tom Bombadil Image: detail, Pauline Baynes’ illustration, for above [Where did JKR hear the buzz of Dumbledore …
The great story is the search by the lover for the beloved. I love M. I am in love with M. [angry as well; in
Thomas Merton was asked once to contribute to a book on success — specifically a statement of how he’d achieved it in his own life.
Relent is not Repent. Relent is … Oh, OK … yeah. I shouldn’t. Repent is … not that.