Filioque Protest

Friday, March 9th. The 17th day of Lent. It's been an interesting thing for this lifelong Baptist to be attending an Episcopal Church. I can't say if we will join. I have a lot of...

Back to the Body: The final word

Thursday, March 8th. The 16th day of Lent. I think I'll wrap up the Back to the Body series tonight. I've learned a few lessons over the last 10 months. Here they are. At the...

Back to the Body part 5

Wednesday, March 7th. The 15th day of Lent. I apologize for the length of this. But I started this thing, so I guess I'll try and finish it. It took me four months to get through...

Back to the Body part 4

Tuesday, March 7th. The 14th day of Lent. You know Plyometrics is going to be bad before you even get started. During the warmup, Tony says they tried to hire some "hotshots" for this video,...

Back to the Body part 3

Monday, March 5th. The 13th day of Lent. In May of 2010 I began to exercise and eat in a more healthy way. After 5 months, I started to write about my journey in a...

Chef Kokopelli

Sunday, March 4th. The 2nd Sunday of Lent.I posted something as "Pilgrim" at the Laity Lodge website. It will serve as my lenten writing piece for today."In Tim you will find a strange combination...

Writing from the Unconscious

Saturday, March 3rd. The 11th day of Lent. There are two common paths to writing for me. One is to open a hatch in my basement and reach into the soupy liquid of my unconscious...

parenting as art

Friday, March 2nd. The 10th day of Lent. you do your best you do what seems right in your gut often maybe even mostly you dont know why you do what you do and somehow in the delightful mix of...

I still care about stuff

Thursday, March 1st. The 9th day of Lent. A day after I wrote that thing about compassion fatigue, a young minister friend contacted me. He is not long out of seminary and serving for the...

The Gospel According To

Wednesday, February 29th. The 8th day of Lent. I heard Ian Cron read from his memoir last year at Laity Lodge. He described a mystical experience he had on a Saturday morning when he was ten...