Killen Motherfuckers

Killen Motherfuckers

In 2022 a band I hadn’t paid much attention to since the early 2000s, Bowling For Soup, released a new album. You may remember them for songs from the early aughts like “Girl All The Bad Guys Want” or “1985”. I really got into this new album (Pop, Drunk, Snot,...
Fox and Friends: Part 1

Fox and Friends: Part 1

SP was a practising Quaker. She first encountered Quakers when she went to college in Delaware. The simplicity, the dedication to kindness, and living one’s life as a ministry really spoke to her. She began taking me to Quaker meeting as soon as I was old enough...
Monsters & Mormons

Monsters & Mormons

Back in 2020 Mojeaux serialized her short story “Allow Me to Introduce Myself” for the benefit of the good participants of this forum. It was so good that even I logged in to exclaim its excellence. Lately I’d been hankering to read it again but...
That Hideous Strength and The Abolition of Man in the time of COVID

That Hideous Strength and The Abolition of Man in the time of COVID

I read 1984 as a summer reading assignment in High School. I read Brave New World sometime around 2017. Both had a profound, if somewhat unexceptional, impact on my understanding of the totalitarian mind. Both end in the bleak annihilation of the books protagonist and...
Folk Theology of a Lay Christian

Folk Theology of a Lay Christian

This article is largely a confession of ignorance. I am the most ill-read theologian on this site, and engaged in various theological discussions based upon the oral and cultural tradition passed down to me as well as the conclusions I reached on my own. I have not...