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Approval vs. Love

Isn’t it interesting that we don’t necessarily want everyone to truly love and know us? It would probably be overwhelming in scope and uncomfortable in depth. 642 more words

Random Thoughts On Random Topics...A Whole Lot Of Random Thinking

Mad Milo Maestro

Another of my little Maestro’s, practicing a little mayhem on the keyboards. Milo, with that floppy, Jerry Lee Lewis meets Einstein hairdoo. So freakin cute.. I may not feel like I have alot of blessings in my life right now, but the few I do, and by that I mean my wife and kids, are truly amazing.


By Plane or Boat I Shall Not Go

Recently, I was discussing the literary career of Hubert J Watergipridget and all that it entailed. Author, essayist, scholar and amateur taxidermist, Watergipridget was well known in literary circles, but has perhaps disappeared into obscurity, more so than many of his contemporaries anyway. 1,038 more words

the process of disenchantment is irreversible

From “Disenchantmentā€”Reenchantment” by Charles Taylor (within The Joy of Secularism: 11 Essays for How We Live Now edited by George Levine):

These terms are often used together, the ļ¬rst designating one of the main features of the process we know as secularization, the second a supposed undoing of the first, which can be either desired or feared, according to oneā€™s point of view.

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Beauty & Priests

What Can We Do?

A few days ago, I wrote about the awful portrayal of Christians in today’s fiction.Ā  Today,Ā  I share a few ideas that could address this concern head on. 438 more words


Did I just die and go to the Pits of BBQ Heaven?

So, while on my mini-vacay visiting my brother in Charleston, SC he and his wife introduced me to mouth-watering Texas Style BBQ! Ā Yep, I said Texas BBQ in Charleston, SC! 291 more words