Tag: Peace

Finding the Good News

It’s hard to imagine how news of the attacks on Pearl Harbor spread without the internet. Families who had them gathered around their radios, or waited for the newspaper. Now we’re bombarded 24/7 with news, real and fake. We get all het up over a story only to find out later that it’s not even …

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We’re all a mess

Heaven have mercy on us all – Presbyterians and Pagans alike – for we are all somehow dreadfully cracked about the head, and sadly need mending. – American novelist, short story writer, and poet, Herman Melville, was born on this day in 1819 (died 1891) True story: I’ve never read Moby Dick. I’ll put it …

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