A Wild God

Barbara Ehrenreich (an atheist and a journalist) recently published a book calledĀ Living with a Wild God, in which she probes and explores an experience she had that she couldn’t quite explain: In May of 1959, Barbara Ehrenreich was taken into the mountains in Northern California by a boy looking for dynamite. They spent the night [Read More…]

After Seeing Lincoln, I Wanted to Sit in Stunned, Reflective Silence

Once in a great while when I see a film in a theater, I find myself not wanting to move when it’s over. Even after the credits stop rolling, I wish I could just sit in silence and remain in the moment. I want to think, to feel, to respond to the art I have [Read More…]