After more than a year of confinement in our bunker by the sea, sacraments of interruption lead to an unexpected journey of discovery in the high desert.
Easter morning, we took the Christmas tree down...The light we'd yearned for, mustered and conjured during a seemingly endless, global tenebrae had arr…
Lá fhéile Pádraig sona dhuit! It wouldn't be the Feast of St. Patrick without some poetry, music, and a few prayers.
"Of science and the human heart, there is no limit..." This week I received the single-dose Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine—a miracle drug that r…
"Poetry, the last lighthouse in rising seas." —Lawrence Ferlinghetti A celebration of the great man, who passed this week at age 101, and all things po…
Solitude, alone-ness, and reclusive inklings loom in this still-strange, liminal time/space, as we mark the 1st anniversary of COVID life. Here are 10 …
An ode to "Saint Coltrane," watch Irish police nail the #JerusalemaChallenge, take an aural field trip to Scotland, and a spin thru snowy Vermont; teen…
A grab-bag of celestial and terrestrial awesomeness in this week's dispatch— from space portals and urban owl spotting to the sounds of the Harlem Rena…
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