Transfiguring life. 

(Source)   Yesterday was the Feast of The Transfiguration of Jesus, a day observed by millions of Christians worldwide. The story can be found i…

The dark night of the souls. 

  (Source)   I just read a fascinating (and somewhat frightening)article at The Atlantic about the dark side of meditation.    Yes, the d…

Onward Christian soldiers. 

(Source) Augh, I'm not here for it. It being the aftershocks of this year's Grammy's. All week, I watched as Christians and conservatives and C…

Documenting the documentaries- 3. 

  During my documentary binge, I noticed a certain familiarity in much of the Modern Masters work, despite seeing much of it for the first time. I…

I can't be your life lesson. 

  Me, window gazing in May 2008.       Spoke with my dad briefly on the phone yesterday. I called to say "Happy Anniversary". It's b…

Circles, Squares & Me 

When I sat in that doctor's office over a year and a half ago, being told I should consider terminating my Zoe because I might have a genetic conditio…
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