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March 28th: 5 Years Of The Same Day

Like a bottle tossed to sea with a note to some future self written within it, on this March 28th of 2017, my bottle just washed ashore. 485 more words

Life

5 Years Of The Same Day

Like a bottle tossed to sea with a note to some future self written within it, on this March 28th of 2017, my bottle just washed ashore.  485 more words

Life

Prayer for the Day

“My Lord God, I have no idea where I am going. I do not see the road ahead of me. I cannot know for certain where it will end. 134 more words

Prayer

On Beckett's Visual Memory

Spring is here, though on this morning the morose Cardiff sky begs to differ. I have finished reading Thomas Merton‘s memoir, The Seven Storey Mountain… 214 more words

Literature

No Spoilers

David Bowie wrote and recorded this song while he was busy dying of cancer. When I first heard it, I couldn’t figure it out. You’re… 814 more words

David Bowie

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Strangers in a Strange Land

Archbishop of Philadelphia Charles Chaput’s new book, Strangers in a Strange Land, has garnered much attention in most of the circles I frequent.  Depending on the group of peers to which I refer is a testament of much of the polarized political culture we now inhabit.   1,002 more words

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