Why Meek, God?: Reflections on a Forgotten Virtue

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the term “meek”? If you’re anything like me, you probably think of one of two things: 1. The meek shall inherit the earth! 2. Any number of negative qualities that have adhered themselves to the modern idea of meekness. Meekness means a pushover.Continue reading “Why Meek, God?: Reflections on a Forgotten Virtue”

Book Reviews for April & May 2019

One of these days, I’m going to get back around to writing something other than book (or movie) review posts. For now, alas, this is the best I can do. Here are my reads for the past two months!   The Witness For The Prosecution and Other Stories by Agatha Christie A few of theseContinue reading “Book Reviews for April & May 2019”

Book Reviews For November

You guys, I think these are literally the first words I’ve written since last month’s book reviews (apart from some sparse journaling, but that’s different). Isn’t it sad? I do have a lot of ideas for intriguing future posts, though, so stay tuned and we can hope I find the mental energy to actually writeContinue reading “Book Reviews For November”

Recommended Reads: The 7 Best of 2017

Apparently this is my first post in almost two months. Coughs. So you see why I advertise myself as a “sporadic blogger”, among other things. I would promise to do better in 2018, but we all know there’s a better than decent chance you’re not going to see me again until around Valentine’s. Since lookingContinue reading “Recommended Reads: The 7 Best of 2017”