Archives for September 8, 2005

Josh Hurst Interviews Erin Zindle of The Ragbirds

I love The Ragbirds' Yes Nearby more every time I listen to it... and I'm listening to it a lot these days.Thus, I'm thrilled to see Josh Hurst has just published the first interview with Erin Zindle that I've come across, and it's a keeper.Here's a snippet: J: Let’s switch gears now and discuss your songwriting. Your songs have some pretty heavy explorations of faith-related issues, and it’s evident that you write from a Christian perspective, and yet, unlike a lot of the so-called Chr … [Read more...]

Thoughts on The Constant Gardener

I saw The Constant Gardener last night and walked away unmoved.Do I sympathize with the storyteller's passion to expose the cover-ups of corporations, and to speak the truth about the exploitation of the vulnerable in Africa? I have little doubt that this kind of corruption is a reality. And it makes me sick just thinking about it. There's probably a great film about this just waiting to be made. If someone made that film, I'd be shouting about it from the rooftops.This isn't that … [Read more...]