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Bucket list 

  1. to go to China
  2. To pose for a fitness magazine
  3. To go to Japan
  4. To study in a monastery for a month
  5. To meditate for an hour…
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The public more brilliant more skeptical more disobedient more dangerous

“If there is a task, it might be to participate in making “the public” more brilliant, more skeptical, more disobedient, more capable of self-defense, and more dangerous again—dangerous to elites, and dangerous to stability; when it comes to education, dangerous to the idea that universities should be for the rich, rather than the public, and hostile to the creeping sense that American universities should be for the global rich rather than the local or nationally bounded polity. 80 more words


#20 - Resolution of will / Resolution in will

Let’s say you have a desire.  You want to make something happen.  You are in a particular state.

There is a masofeel- in this state of “before”- in that complex nexus of “almost”. 329 more words

RDA: the beginning

Urahh! My manager and I are finally approaching the new cataloguing standard: Resource Description and Access (RDA).

I spent two weeks focusing on the Cambridge RDA Training… 242 more words

shattered amphoras -- a poem

He mumbles beautiful words, but nobody listens

the spoken word–too blended with mannerisms and dialect.

His words appear aloof to the few, and plain to the masses. 60 more words


It gets worse each day.

The pain. The pain of my failure, my best chance. The pain of a heart-warming relationship I thought would never end. 498 more words


Priestly Formation?

This has been a good year. During my pastoral formation I have been helping with a group of RCIA students. One day, when we where teaching about priests and how they help us as pastors, one person from the group asked me: What is the formation that you have in order to become a priest? 304 more words

Seminary Life / Vida En El Seminario