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Mother of All Machines

Here’s something a little different to break up Alan’s recounting of the binge that led him to sobriety (if that’s indeed what happens in the end…I’m not terribly sure about it). 221 more words

Creative Writing

Sins of a Fourth Grader

Every third Friday of the month, it was required that all fourth graders at St Johns Elementary go to confession. We had to go into a dark booth where a priest would slide back a small door, hear our sins, and give us our penance. 141 more words

Real Life

Spiritual Sunday: Hail Mary, Holy Baby

Junebug LOVES Mother Mary.  Like, it’s almost on the weird side how excited she is.  It’s pretty cool!

She chats with and hugs our Mary statue on our front porch.   323 more words

Spiritual Sunday

Class Note: Tales of a Touchdown Triumph

In 1980 finance alum Ryan Tibbitts was one year away from graduating, but it wasn’t the textbooks he was hitting hard. Tibbitts was gearing up, along with the rest of the BYU football team, to take on Southern Methodist University—a showdown now immortalized in Tibbitts’s new book, … 304 more words


R.I.P. Into The Congregation

Prompt Day #13: Where would you least expect a chainsaw? Rev it up and write.


R.I.P. into the Congregation


“Welcome friends and family. It is never an easy thing to start a funeral sermon, especially one for a life-long member of our congregation. 906 more words

Michael A. Arnzen

Hail Mary by Thee Aspiring

Coventry three piece band Thee Aspiring bring to us an ethical anthem. Their track ‘Hail Mary’ warns of things to come. The clever use of disjointed patterns and fluctuations in pitch brings this message to the foreground of anyone’s attention. 77 more words


iwrestledabearonce - Hail Mary review

iwrestledabearonce are a band which have picked up a bit of hate during their career, mostly due to their wackiness and people simply not taking them seriously, what with the band’s name and their song titles, with examples such as “Tastes Like Kevin Bacon”, “You Know That Ain’t Them Dogs Real Voices”, “That’s a Horse of a Different Color”, and so on. 574 more words