Month: November 2014

Pray for the young men

For many, justice seems far off today. And with it, the other American dreams: peace, freedom, equality. Some will say they vanished in the night. Some will wonder how they can love their country today....

/ November 25, 2014

A defense of Willow and Jaden… but what the heck is prana energy?

Willow and Jaden Smith are too cool for me. They are also, I think, not crazy. An interview they did with The New York Times Magazine has been bobbing across the internet over the last...

/ November 24, 2014

Thirty seconds in a thousand years

I first posted this a year ago today. It was a Wednesday, and it was not so cold as now. __________________________________________________________ Eighty years after the fact, you’re lying on a worn mattress with now-thin pillows...

/ November 20, 2014

Losing a friend

A very dear friend passed away about two weeks ago. He was one of the best people I know: a good friend, a loving husband and father, a sibling in Christ. He didn’t grow up...

/ November 19, 2014