Humanity enters into communion with God by way of the Incarnation and the world enters into communion with God by way of humanity.
I learned at a tender age that life isn’t fair, some things don’t live up to their hype while others seemed designed to fool you.
We are all somewhere on this journey. Although not many want to admit it. This journey was highlighted for me by the revelations of the first painting...
The dire warnings were so dire they could only be described as “dire:” Meteorologists predicted so much swirling snow for January 27 that Connecticut’s National Public Radio chapter cancelled its fund-raising event
This is either another skirmish in the war between men and women, or another example of what a bad person I am. You decide. Books have…
He positioned himself on my copy of By The Book and looked straight at the camera. I could almost hear him say, “Okay, just this one shot and then don’t bother me.”
Have you ever noticed the large wall decorations flanking the podium in the US House of Representatives? They’re called fasces; the word derives from the Latin word fascis, meaning bundle.
An invitation to the place where we began would once have sent my heart soaring. Dare I allow it to do so again?
What I enjoyed about the evening was the informal way the authors discussed their writing interests, their observations about the process, and other literary matters.
I was fortunate enough to have two solid days of fishing laid out in front of me and since it was the middle of January it meant ice fishing.
Art touches our lives – all our lives, in some way every day. You know that’s a thought I’ve only just had! Have you ever thought about that?
Cultured and sophisticated people are a different breed from Joe Six Pack and the other plebeians on the street. The world is their playground and they cast a larger shadow than average people.
Cows are milked on our farm around the clock, with a one-hour break every seven hours to provide time to clean the facility and sanitize equipment.
Check out Colonel Sanders, whose face has sold tons of delicious but greasy and heart stopping chicken. Madison Avenue has narrowed Sanders’ chubby face and rolled back the clock.
In writing language choices should stay true to the character; however, the narrative isn’t riddled with profanity. Using restraint allows one to achieve voice effectively
I remember the first time I heard Dr. M.L. King’s “I Have A Dream” speech, I was energized by the power of his message and his singular commitment to see justice and peace prevail.
For many of us, 2015 started on a high note. We wrote down goals, planned a list of activities to do, and promised to nurture ourselves. Where are you on that plan today?
I purposely never became a certified gemologist from fear it would compromise my ability to sell them, I nevertheless studied these stones and feel competent to discuss them.
After a long week of personal strains, this challenge is the tall glass of cold water I needed; writing this helped me cool off and return to a place of calm.
I always feel as though I’m being allowed in on a great secret when I sit with nature and it was no different with these hens.
While we had no high level member of the administration attending the rally in Paris against Islamic terrorism, we continue to play footsie with the likes of the Saudis.