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Multiplay FTW

This past weekend I spent some time playing some Diablo III and Civilization V with my friends. Hands down, some of the most fun I’ve had is with my crazy friends in games. 203 more words


our holy fifty-nine minutes

A holy hour is by tradition an hour of prayer, often in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament placed in the monstrance on the altar. … 421 more words

St. Andrew Catholic Church (Milford, Ohio)


I don’t know about you, but I don’t use the word propitiation on a regular basis. This isn’t a typical conversational word, yet most major Bible translations use it in… 617 more words

Nemo Carnivals arrive in Albany

Albany hosts “Nemo Carnivals” in 1912 and 1914.

I can find no references to a “Nemo Carnival” anywhere else in the country. I’d assume it had something to do with the then-popular “Little Nemo” comics, but the traveling circus that conducted these had an act named Prince Nemo, The Malay Wonder. 336 more words

Connected or Collected?: Some Thoughts on the Digital Leash

When I meditate on the good things, I am not ignoring the broken aspects of the world.  I am arming myself and rolling up my sleeves.

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oh wow

I once told you all that I write to compartmentalize my feelings. Basically, it helps me deal with things. I am still happy and stuff guys, but today is one of those days that everyone would have been better off staying in bed. 600 more words


Prime Cuts: Carving Up Your First Draft

My zero drafts are a mess. Too many words, too much explaining, some really obvious character slips, the occasional monologue*…it’s not pretty.

But it doesn’t have to be. 572 more words