Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “A Sense of Place”

He Flew Away

Laying my father to rest in Starhill

Posted August 29th, 2015

Friendship and Fidelity

Digging a grave in the Starhill Cemetery

Posted August 27th, 2015

Can Your Grocery Store Do This?

Only in the South … and only in south Louisiana

Posted August 16th, 2015

Neighbors

Baby Irene’s return home, eased by the kindness of neighbors — even strangers

Posted August 2nd, 2015

The Past Is a Foreign Country

And ‘ugly American’ liberals are keen to find fault at every turn

Posted July 30th, 2015

I, Papaya

Accounting for my lack of discipline this week on the blog

Posted July 23rd, 2015

Vacation Notebook

Observations from my week on the Gulf Coast

Posted July 22nd, 2015

Great News!

An update on Anna Harrington and Baby Irene

Posted July 21st, 2015

Learning in Place

The irreplaceable experience of studying Dante in Siena

Posted July 21st, 2015

A Clergy Family in Great Need

A family of five living on bare bones prepares for a special-needs baby

Posted July 19th, 2015

‘God’s Darling’

St. Benedict, as remembered by a 10th-century English abbot

Posted July 19th, 2015

Yearning for Stability

A medievalist longs for what the monks of old had: a stable sense of place

Posted July 18th, 2015

Goodnight, Charleston

Posted July 14th, 2015

Here, Not There

The difference between France, Spain, and where we live

Posted July 12th, 2015

Deep France

Traveling in a land and among a people steeped in grace and tradition

Posted July 7th, 2015

Siena’s Glory

Yes, the agony of defeat — but the profound beauty of life, too

Posted July 2nd, 2015

Contrade & the Common Good

The problems and blessings of particularity

Posted July 2nd, 2015