I had a lot of fun writing the Personal Narrative Fiction project. There were parts of it that were very challenging, and parts that came very quickly and easily. 437 more words
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Michael has been in Kansas City for a few days, visiting his brother Alex. So this weekend, it’s just the girls (Isis and me).
I miss Michael a lot when he’s gone, and we talk on the phone/Facetime with a frequency reminiscent of our long-distance dating days (that is to say, a lot). 438 more words
There is a character in Shakespeare’s play Hamlet called Ophelia. She is a classic Elizabethan woman: passive, obedient, subject to her male masters. At various points in the play, these men – her boyfriend, her father, her brother – all treat her with disgust, neglect and brutal carelessness: none of it deserved. 1,517 more words
Our Story in God’s Story
The Meaning of Jesus’ Life, Death and Resurrection
Every year I try once again to read a book or discuss with a clergy person or friend the theology of the atonement, which means the meaning of Jesus’ life, death and resurrection. 2,094 more words