Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking

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I’ve been fascinated with things related to personality for years. Back in my undergrad days, when I thought I would be an ag teacher someday, I studied up on learning styles. That involved a brush with Myers-Briggs and Keisey-Bates. I’ve been addicted ever since. On the one hand, it has given me a lens to [Read More...]

Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters

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We all need a friend. It’s trite, but it’s true. To have a friend who leads you closer to God is nothing short of a gift. I have one such friend. After reading Love & Salt: A Spiritual Friendship Shared in Letters, I realized that, though I’m a writer, I don’t write this dear friend [Read More...]

Cravings: A Catholic Wrestles with Food, Self-Image, and God

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I thought, as I picked up my copy of Cravings: A Catholic Wrestles with Food, Self-Image, and God, by Mary DeTurris Poust, that it would be a pleasant read (the author is an impeccable writer) that I would then pass along to a few people (which I will) and then move on. After all, I do [Read More...]