Magnificence

Coming (back) into my own. This is a response to Litebeing’s Magnificent Challenge posted by Ra. I have written sparsely over the years about my family of origin. My favorite piece was part of a fictional tale crafted from the story retold every Christmas of how my grandfather came to America. The vast majority of the rest…

Celebrating the Day of the Dead

I am fairly certain that I have not donned a costume for Halloween in at least 35 years. This particular celebration, while fun as a child, never really found a foothold in my heart. Add to that, in Christian circles, Halloween was disparaged as “Satan’s high holy day” – something to be avoided as avidly as…

Share Your World

Or, yes, I still exist and (sort of) keep a blog. I did not want you all to imagine that I fell off the face of the earth in the recent past, but truly, the blogs I am working on are not quite up to posting snuff as yet. You will have to content yourself…

Something in the Way Fed Moves

Five years ago I published my very first blog post on WordPress. The post featuring Roger Federer arguably the greatest legend in the game of tennis during my lifetime – perhaps of all time. In 2003, Federer secured his first win in a major tournament. He went on to dominate the game for the next…

2016 Book Review #2 – The Jihad of Jesus

A must-read for everyone holding to any religious creed. In his book The Jihad of Jesus – The Sacred, Nonviolent Struggle for Justice, Dave Andrews offers the most coherent and compelling faith-based argument for nonviolence I have ever read. His dedication to detailed research of today’s dominant religions (Christianity and Islam) and the reasons for…