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Posts in category “Little Way Of Ruthie Leming”

The Herd Of Sacred Cows

The lies we tell to avoid confronting truths that would disturb social peace

Posted June 7th, 2017

Whatever Happened To Claire?

Ruthie Leming’s second child is headed to college

Posted May 30th, 2017

Dr. Rachel Pocock’s Little Way

A new physician who was inspired by Ruthie Leming’s example

Posted May 9th, 2017

Lost Causes And Stand-Taking Down South

The New Yorker profiles me and the story of my family

Posted April 24th, 2017

What Wendell Berry Gets Wrong

The authenticity of a place’s economics do not guarantee its purity of heart

Posted December 28th, 2016

View From Your Table

Starhill, Louisiana — at Ruthie Leming’s table

Posted December 25th, 2016

TV For The Trump Era

Hollywood wonders if it’s been telling the right stories

Posted December 19th, 2016

On Time: ‘Arrival’

Is language the key to experiencing eternity? The sci-fi movie poses a philosophical challenge

Posted November 24th, 2016

Ruthie’s Farewell, Five Years On

Hard to believe she has been gone so long

Posted September 15th, 2016

Louisiana Suffers, Louisiana Shines

The spirit of the Bayou State

Posted August 13th, 2016

Antipolitical Politics: A Non-Religious Example

How you can be politically effective without having anything to do with the government

Posted May 17th, 2016

Happy Birthday Ruthie Leming

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

Posted May 15th, 2016

Escape To Flyover Country

‘Worst place in America,’ said DC journalist. Now he’s moving there

Posted March 8th, 2016

Happy Birthday Roy Dale

Today would have been the 51st birthday of Little League phenom

Posted February 8th, 2016

Robertson Davies & Dreams

Dreams, synchronicities, and clues about life’s journey

Posted January 1st, 2016

Christmas, and Completing the Circle

The best gift I received today was one I never expected

Posted December 25th, 2015

Four Years Ago Today

Remembering Ruthie Leming

Posted September 15th, 2015