A prayer before I eat.
A prayer before I sleep.
A prayer before I shit my pants.
A prayer before I bleed.
I have to say all my prayers… 17 more words
“[A] children’s story which is enjoyed only by children is a bad children’s story. The good ones last. A waltz which you can like only when you are waltzing is a bad waltz.” … 1,140 more words
The German author Heinrich von Kleist (1777-1811) had a keen sense of the macabre, and his double suicide together with Henriette Vogel on the shores of the Little Wannsee, a couple of miles from where I type these lines, attests to his sense of the dramatic. 112 more words
1. A time comes in the evolution of any country when it becomes necessary for its citizens to take stock of the national affairs and frankly assess the suitability of the men and women who have been empowered as the proprietors of the nation’s undertakings. 1,084 more words
What follows is my working introduction for a paper I will be delivering at the 2014 Society of Christian Philosophers Mountain-Pacific Regional Conference titled “All Animals are Equal: Dominion and De Facto Vegetarianism”. 660 more words