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Quote of the Day 10-16-16 (re Donald Trump)

“The subordination of a nation to a man, is not a wholesome but a vicious state of things: needful, indeed for a vicious humanity. The instinct which makes it possible is anything but a noble one. 31 more words

Livin' In The USA

I Can Be Your Hero

Humans have a deep fascination with myth and legend. The Greeks had their Pantheon of heroes, today we have the Avengers by Marvel and Justice League from DC Comics. 287 more words


On Separating the Person from the Work

Recently Roxane Gay wrote about her own inability to separate the artist from the art, specifically in the case of Nate Parker and his forthcoming, artistically and historically important film… 1,739 more words

Literary Inspiration

Aerosmith, Calculus, and Why I am a Vegetarian

I have Joe Perry of Aerosmith to thank for my vegetarianism, by way of high school calculus. Here’s how it happened.

I did my senior year of high school at… 448 more words


The Cult of Personality.

I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment. 1,018 more words


Book Review: Dusk and Summer by Joseph Pinto

Dusk and Summer by Joseph Pinto is a beautiful heart warming story. Written in the first person narrative and combining tragedy with seeds of urban fantasy. 236 more words