Today I’m unlocking a paywalled piece from about two years ago, about monks, perpetual prayer, and my father’s favorite movie, The Night of the Hunter. I’m often compelled by monks and monkishness in a way I’m not at all compelled by any other religious community. Likely this is…
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If I knew anything at thirteen, it was that I was going to love roller coasters forever, that any version of my future where I did not love roller…
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With my cursory knowledge of pop psychology and the ongoing replication crisis, and Ashurbanipal’s iron control over the kingdoms of Babylon, Assyria…
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This is not meant to encourage the cultivation of ignorance, of course, but sometimes you’re in class, or part of a conversation that’s running a little…
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Previously: How To Play Civilization Six. Obviously I have re-downloaded the game since the last time I wrote about it. When you open Steam, it tells…
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The Year: 1994. The Bed: Felicity’s Tall-Post Bed with Tester, life-sized version. Status: Did not receive. Life-sized version apparently never existed…
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Good news! You got that job in Busytown — The one you wanted — asked the mayor for — Sent your resume (with big clear letters) from the post office with…
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