‘Cause You Just Can’t Do Things Your Blogwatch Wasn’t Meant To

or, stuff I’ve been reading.

The trust gap between working- and middle-class young people (related to my review here).

Helen Rittelmeyer on “A Not-Quite-Recovery Memoir from 1813“: “In his circle he was always the normal one.”

Timothy P. Carney: “Childbirth Made Me Love My Wife’s Body More.” Lovely.

Interview with Dan Barden, whose very fun and insightful recovery-noir The Next Right Thing I reviewed here.

Prurient Solidarity
"The Self-Defeating Sexualization of Gay and Same-Sex Attracted Christians": I'm at Spiritual Friendship
"Downwardly Mobile for Jesus": Al-Jazeera America
Two Links About Wesley Hill's Fabulous New Book "Spiritual Friendship"
About Eve Tushnet