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Claudio Arrau playing Chopin's Nocturnes; Free Will and God's Sovereignty; Meals of Leftovers

Claudio Arrau rubato-ing Chopin’s Nocturnes seemed just the right music for the job. That confident hint of…uncertainty, the slight hesitation adding to the drama, perfect for re-reading Scott Christensen’s… 676 more words

Sovereignty Of God

Christmas Cornucopia 2016 : Ninth Day

Ninth Day

A Painting by Peter Paul Rubens (1577 to 1640)

A Poem by Norman Nicholson (1914 to 1987)

Music by  Chopin played by Claudio Arrau (1903 to 1991), Joe Tex and June Christy. 797 more words


Recent Reading

– In honor of the Republican presidential candidates, I have been reading The Plot Against America, Philip Roth’s counterfactual novel in which Charles Lindberg, sympathetic to the Nazis, beats FDR for the presidency in 1940. 206 more words