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What is literature? That was the very first question that every Professor threw my way during my first week of Masters in English. I was fed up (really!), going through the same answer again and again. 669 more words


Center til Dawn: A Reflection on Being

“The first piece, which is the most important, is that which comes within the souls of people when they realize their relationship, their oneness with the universe and all its powers, and when they realize that at the center of the universe dwells the Great Spirit and that the center is really everywhere, it is within each of us.” 298 more words


Think for yourself

Two years ago the poet Paul Lenzi shared a poem on his blog that truly bowled me over. It still does. I return to it as to a hallowed hospital for the soul. 303 more words


Mention Love!

late night, you do that, well, why don’t we do that, together, yeah, i like that too, we could do that also, more, yeah, we could meet again, and do that, wow, yeah, again, more of that, blew my head, wow. 71 more words


Facing It: Metanoia

Facing It is Yusef Komunyakaa’s most well-known poem. In it, the speaker has a profound emotional experience while reading the names at the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial (Komunyakaa himself is a Vietnam Vet). 400 more words


Are You Thinking Of Studying Catholic Theology? Please Read This Before You Do

We all want to gain a better understanding of our Catholic Faith. I don’t think there’s one of us here who would say otherwise.

The more we learn the teachings from Catechism right down to Canon law and deeper still into some heavy academic studies, our closeness to God will multiply. 695 more words

Lord, Teach Me...

Lord, teach me…

To be prudent with words
Not brazen nor careless
Thoughtful words, seasoned with grace

To be prudent with money
Not frivolous nor foolish… 65 more words

My Daily Challenge

bwcarey reblogged this on paddypicasso and commented:

There are a few famines going on, there are hungry children, and I have a picture from the clouds and had a visit from the Holy Spirit, seriously