Spiritual Discipline and the Life-Changing Magic of Podcasts

At some point in my younger life I remember coming to a crisis of faith when I realized how much hard work it took to maintain a sense of spiritual discipline, personal alignment, and connectedness to God. It was not the kind of thing that I could sign up for a membership to and then become…

Poetry is Better Than Strategy in the A.M.

730am. Zack is up and about the house. 830am. Zack is off to law school. 930am. I have to log into my work laptop from my home office. That leaves two large hours between the time I am first roused and the time I need to be doing something. Two hours during which I have no…

I Just Want to Pin Recipes and Never Enter the Kitchen

Tonight, I am draped over the couch I inherited from a group house long ago, and I have spent the last hour and a half looking at TV clips and movie trailers and new content added to Netflix I will never watch, and scanning images on Pinterest for recipes I will never cook and DIY crafts I will never make. I’ve…