March 9, 2014

Reflections in Lent: Te Absolvo

Father once told me, hands at his collar: face in a priestly cast, eyes swelling with mission: “Give me your confession, son.” I told him what […]
November 7, 2013

Now in the breath of morning

Now in the the breath of morning, now in the heat of day; now wrestling with a thousand demons crawling o’er my way; Now in the […]
June 25, 2012

Forgiveness, or Why My Showers are as Long as an Episode of Lonesome Dove

[Note to readers: This is fiction. Partially. Mostly. Anyway, just get the message and don’t think too much about the details, ok?] Forgiveness. Like a delirious […]
February 28, 2012

Meditation on Psalm 70

1 Hasten, O God, to save me; come quickly, LORD, to help me. 2 May those who want to take my life be put to shame and confusion; […]