O Felix Culpa; or, Redemption is not Plan B; or, Your Best Life is neither Then nor Now

If you haven’t seen this commercial take a second and give it a gander. Go ahead, I’ll wait. When I first saw this commercial I thought it exceedingly odd, especially the last line: ‘When you were you.’   The commercial suggests Read More …

Boredom; Or, The Intolerable Tyranny of the Mundane

In the meantime, she almost forgot why she was running away…. And, perhaps, there was another reason ….. A reason that had to do with the sameness of each and every week. She was bored with simply being straight-A’s Claudia Read More …

Feasting on Fasting; or, Man shall not live by power alone

I can’t feed on the powerless, when my cup’s already over filled. ~Temple of the Dog Many of us during this Lenten season are embodying the ancient practice of fasting. Strictly speaking, fasting is refraining from food for an extended Read More …