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
Here’s a guest post at Dreaming Beneath the Spires.
The common phrasing phor life today offers one and sundry the common counsel, Live, Laugh, Love. Jesus responds — preempts if you prefer it precise —
This is the second book in the duology, with IRS Agents and Crack Whores. Where the first goes after the Church for its sins, this
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.