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I need to get serious about my life. I mean, here I am, pushing 50 years old. I need to act my age. Straighten up and be respectable. Stop making stupid, embarrassing comments on Facebook. Start using my blog to address real issues, things that really matter to people. I need to start using words … Continue reading Seriously
"No one laughs at God in the hospital." Or so sings Regina Spektor. It's not an absolute truth, but my pastoral experience thus far bears witness. In fact, my first ever hospital visit in the name of the Church of England was to see a man whom I didn't know; when I asked why he … Continue reading Laughing
I went to google "Snagglepuss" and wound up here instead. Heavens to Murgatroyd, I fussed I should have stayed in bed. But too late now, I'm up, I'm washed Let's see what Facebook's got. More Farms and Zoo's and Friend Requests from people I know not. Then on to Daily Show I go, to look … Continue reading Snagglepuss
I hereby declare, single-handedly and unilaterally, that the age of the Christmas card, having commenced sometime in the 1840's, is officially over. Sure, we will continue to have a few die-hard stragglers who dutifully keep up this archaic Victorian custom, but their numbers are ever-waning, quaint oddities in a digital age. This year, for the … Continue reading Christmas cards