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Step Out of the Dark

Blue sky

Sunny day

Why on earth

Dreariness envelopes

Puncture that

and step out

Step out of the dreary

and into the light

Looks like nothing can stop you

Only you

Poetry Of Sorts

Vacation Theology

It’s gone muggy again for now, but the air earlier this week was cool and clear, with the whisper of autumn floating on the wind. A few leaves at the tips of the excitable, anxious maples are starting to hint at shades of red and gold. 861 more words


The Yellow Shirt

This is how she told it:

The yellow shirt had long sleeves, four extra-large pockets trimmed in black thread and snaps up the front. It was faded from years of wear, but still in decent shape. 899 more words


“Let me give you some counsel, bastard,” Lannister said. “Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness.

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Stray Thoughts on Art History and Talmudic Philology

Perhaps more than other historical disciplines, art history is not merely auxiliary to art, it is integral. It can and has been argued that what renders a banal object a bona fide  636 more words


One Story Closes, Another Story Opens

So I picked this rather provocative title, but all that I really want to say is that I finished one story and I’m beginning to work on another.   599 more words


What sort of religious life would fit a 'Scanner'?

It was a chance ‘find’, but I first came across Barbara Sher’s book What Do I Do When I Want to Do Everything?: A Revolutionary Programme for Doing All You Love… 1,471 more words