Dark fantasies

There will be chocolate in my very near future. This is one of those beautiful cravings. It’s serious and deep. It won’t be an impulse buy. Nope. Today it’s a need,not a want. Bring it.

Monk-ish musings

A friend in a monastery has a blog. In one post he talks of his library duties and, as a book lover, I enjoyed his reflections about books that have been donated: I enjoy labeling our books in short sessions of available time here and there. As I open them to their...

Madonna and child

There is a surreal swirl of cynicism around Madonna for adopting a boy from Malawi. After picking my jaw up off the floor, I am left with this question: When did we become such an angry country? First, a disclaimer: I like most of Madonna’s music and quite a few of...