Weekend 473.1

“Michelangelo and Walt Disney are the stars of my show.”  — Robert Moses (1) A quote from Tomorrow-land by Joseph Tirella: “Although not one to share the spotlight—or the credit—Moses wanted Disney to have a headlining role at his Fair. From the get-go the Master Builder and the Master Showman hit it off. Although Moses […]

Weekend 473.0

(1) London National Park City Greenground Map (2) Pink Floyd Clare Torry “The Great Gig in the Sky” Interview (YouTube) (2a) Time by Pink Floyd: Far away across the fieldThe tolling of the iron bellCalls the faithful to their kneesTo hear the softly spoken magic spells (3) Broad & Co Printing Works: A building here […]





Easter 2020

Living a New Life with Christ“Start now with this holy season and rise with Christ. See, He offers you His hand. He is rising. Rise with Him. Mount up from the grave of the old Adam, from groveling cares, and jealousies, and fretfulness, and worldly aims. Rise from the tumult of passion, from the fascinations […]

Bytes, bites, and bloatware

(1) HANGING BY A THREAD: Surviving Globalism and Losing Factory Culture in the Embroidery Capital of the World (Breitbart) (2) COVID-19, Circumstance, and Groundhog Day (Law and Liberty)

Weekend 459.2

“Sometimes life has a way of moving you past things like wants and hopes.” — Kevin Flynn

Weekend 458.0

(1) The Sameness and Difference of Saint Thérèse (The Slaves of the Immaculate Heart of Mary)

Weekend 457.1

(1) The Quality of Objects (The Russell Kirk Center)


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Weekend 455.0

(1) A quote from Paul by N.T. Wright: “When our words run out, we need images: the look of delight when a dear friend pays an unexpected visit, the glance of understanding between musicians as together they say something utterly beautiful, the long squeeze of a hand by a hospital bed, the contentment and gratitude […]


“I didn’t know what to do. And I flew round in circles with ten people following me around in circles, them looking at me as a leader, and me not knowing what to do. And I can tell you, I prayed, I prayed. I didn’t know what to do, what to do. And God answered. […]

Weekend 455.0

Lead, Kindly Light“This world is a scene of conflict between good and evil. The evil not only avoids but persecutes the good; the good cannot conquer except by suffering. Good men seem to fail; their cause triumphs, but their own overthrow is the price paid for this success. — Endurance of Censure

Advent 2019

“You know the time; it is the hour now for you to awake from sleep. For our salvation is nearer now than when we first believed; the night is advanced, the day is at hand. Let us then throw off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.” — Rom 13:11-14 Lead, […]

La Marche de Saint Joseph

I promised a ton in the hopper! Today marks my first week as an expatriate. Yesterday I went to mass at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. I met up with 14 pilgrims from Our Lady of Assumption and we walked 12 miles and visited 7 churches! It was amazing (even though all the lectures were in […]