The White Princess: From Arthur’s Court to Brian Zahnd’s theology.

  I sat in my hammock two nights ago, the hooks hanging from two bases bolted into my bedroom wall and my eyes were glued to the television across the room, my stomach churning with grief as the Earl of Warwick, known as "Teddy," in the recent period piece by STARZ, is shepherded by Richard… Continue reading The White Princess: From Arthur’s Court to Brian Zahnd’s theology.

The Weeds, Productivity, and Joy In the Face of the Insurmountable 

Common in the lexicon of restaurant slang is the phrase "in the weeds." It simply means you are overwhelmed and behind a few steps and cannot catch up. The trick to getting out of the weeds is a three step process.  1. Realize you are in the weeds. Sometimes our vision is so narrow we… Continue reading The Weeds, Productivity, and Joy In the Face of the Insurmountable 

Boys Only Want Love If It’s Torture: Taylor Swift and Humanist Romance

"My first reaction was like, 'This is a bummer. This isn't fun for me,'" Swift shared. "But then my second reaction ended up being like, 'Hey, That's a really interesting character they're writing about. She jet sets around the world collecting men...then she traps them and locks them in her mansion, and then she's crying in… Continue reading Boys Only Want Love If It’s Torture: Taylor Swift and Humanist Romance