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Hi, I have a Creative Writing degree: on making and Michelangelo

Hi, I have a Creative Writing degree.

That’s the name of a folder on my computer that was supposed to motivate me to write this Summer. 953 more words

Father Creator Redeemer Life-breather

Up Close with the Sistine

Ever dreamed of being an artist on par with Michelangelo? There’s an exhibit opening soon that may help you get just a little closer to that dream… 323 more words


Chapter 9.2 Rome : Chilling at the Pope's House

Today was the day to see the Vatican. After showering and hitting our favorite bakery/pizza place we got on the metro and were at the Vatican by 9. 1,322 more words

Oh, God, knock me to my knees in wonder ...

Teach me that – sometimes – to lie down in a green field
is to be slain in the spirit …

To learn the call of the mockingbird  38 more words


Pope Says Vatican "Getting Its Excrementum Together" On Environment

Vatican City — In conjunction with his newly-released encyclical addressing climate change, Pope Francis I today announced plans to make Vatican City and the papacy more environmentally friendly. 160 more words

Before you visit The Sistine Chapel

I recently went to see the Sistine Chapel. Tourists everywhere. Too many tourists immediately diminish any experience and it certainly put a dampener on my experience of one of the greatest achievements of the Italian Renaissance. 1,891 more words