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Illinois peeps, check out - A ‘Native Son’ Film Version, Now Complete and Unfiltered

The Museum of Modern Art is set to show the original version of the 1951 film adaptation of the seminal Richard Wright novel, restored to its full length.. 7 more words


Beloved: A New Song for Ash Wednesday

In the spirit of Lent, I have composed a new song. It is a sort of adaptation of John Milton’s Paradise Regained, where Milton sees Jesus’ temptation as the defining moment in his own self-knowledge. 528 more words


12 Lessons from a Jigsaw Puzzle: Putting Together the Pieces of Spiritual Formation

Jigsaw puzzles often appear on our table during long January evenings. We’ve done several this year.  As we worked at the one pictured, I began to notice what the process has to teach you and I about spiritual practices that help us know and encounter God. 1,537 more words

New Music: Sonya Blade | Anyee Wright #IndyPolitikz

Anyee Wright has gone full blown Mortal Kombat with the release of her new track, “Sonya Blade.” 29 more words

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A Tribute to Karen Johnson Boyd

Text and photos (c) Mark Hertzberg

Karen Johnson Boyd died peacefully early Friday morning in her Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house in Racine, Wisconsin after a short illness. 2,721 more words

Royal Riley Wright Part II

I shared with you the story of my 3x great-grandfather, Royal Riley Wright this past May. And, as I was browsing through my Ancestry.com family tree while researching for my WIP I stumbled upon an addition to Royal’s obituary that bring to light an unsavory bit of history and possibly, a reason for Royal’s suicide. 730 more words


Book club January 2016 and Friday Finds

FRIDAY FINDS showcases the books you ‘found’
and added to your To Be Read (TBR) list…
whether you found them online, or in a bookstore, or in the library — wherever! 1,798 more words