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The Beginning of Wisdom

New York is to the nation what the white church spire is to the village — the visible symbol of aspiration and faith, the white plume saying the way is up!    511 more words

Review: ‘Falling Awake’

A seventh collection by a well-established, genre-crossing, award-winning British poet is always very likely to attract enthusiastic praise. However, awarding monolithic status to one or two select poets hides the diversity of voices in contemporary British poetry. 1,107 more words


Don't Blame Me - I Had No Choice!

An irresponsible splurge recently had me picking up one of those HTC Vives and so I’ve been lost in a wonderland of Virtual Reality. I’ll write up an article some time about my experiences with VR but for now I’d like to write about one particular game, the recently-released… 2,159 more words


When someone says you're pretentious

Fellow artists, writers, musicians and any kind of content creators, if someone criticizes you for being pretentious, pour yourself a cup of green tea or a Macchiato with half soy and half skinny milk, and tell them very gently and very poetically that you don’t give an absolute shit if your art is pretentious. 345 more words


Brian McLaren: The Great Spiritual Migration


Brian McLaren returns to discuss being political but not partisan, wisdom, evangelism and interfaith work, slippery slopes, progress and his new book The Great Spiritual Migration.

Newsworthy With Norsworthy Podcast

Planning Practice and Profession

Last week (October 20th) I have attended the Southern New England American Planning Association conference (SNEAPA 2016). It is a yearly event which gathers planners and practitioners from Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. 486 more words