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Posts in category “A Sense of Place”

Maui Said Hey

It was a good week, but now it’s homeward bound. Will tell …

Posted June 25th, 2016

Will You Miss Garrison Keillor?

A sense that the ‘Prairie Home Companion’ star stayed too long

Posted June 17th, 2016

The Weight Of Home

Dante, Cavafy, and the meaning of all these Ithacas

Posted June 16th, 2016

The Ben Op As Light Fiction

Escape to an ideal European village in ‘The Awakening of Miss Prim’

Posted June 14th, 2016

Of Broken Ankles & Blessings

A glimpse of a place where the sacred and the mundane are the same

Posted June 9th, 2016

Walker Percy Weekend Wrap

Another weekend of books, bourbon, and blessedness in West Feliciana

Posted June 6th, 2016

At Holy Cross In Baltimore

Cherishing dear old friends and dear old places

Posted May 29th, 2016

Happy Birthday Walker Percy

The great man would have been 100 years old today

Posted May 29th, 2016

Same Potties, Different Worlds

The conundrum of politically correct peeing

Posted May 28th, 2016

‘The Best Swears Are The Sacres’

How to cuss like a Qu├ębecois

Posted May 28th, 2016

Andy Taylor, 2016

Vapists in the ruins

Posted May 26th, 2016

Taste-And-See Orthodoxy

After a decade, discovering how much Eastern Christianity has sedimented in my bones

Posted May 25th, 2016

Sunday Morning At The Abbey

A quick note from the ‘Idea Of A Village’ conference

Posted May 22nd, 2016

Moby ‘Obsessed’ With Walker Percy

Techno-musician fascinated by his ‘weird, existential Catholicism’

Posted May 16th, 2016

Happy Birthday Ruthie Leming

‘There, where all the dead of Starhill are gathered around…’

Posted May 15th, 2016

Texas Fights!

At least one state is standing up to President Obama’s bathroom order. God bless Texas

Posted May 13th, 2016

Poor Like PA, Poor Like NC

What makes poverty in one state worse than in another?

Posted May 12th, 2016