The Bible is a book that says God is on the side of slaves, not empire-builders....– Brian McLaren (via gregstevens) (via broderickgreer)
Second-row seats at the Ryman seeing Arcade Fire? That makes for a pretty good night. On the second row, I can actually see the show. And a great show it was.
You have to be confident in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow...– Rosalyn Carter I needed to run across that tonight. I’ve been in a little bit of an identity crisis when it comes to my talents, my career and what I enjoy vs. what I’m good at. This, along with a brainstorming session about my work with my patient husband, helped.
I Saved Chicago
Rather than watch them slowly wrinkle up and sadly wither away on our counter top as the peaches, cucumbers and zucchini are rapidly disappearing, Jonathan and I decided to ignore our perplexity and inexperience with them and actually make something with the eggplants. Shocker. After all, it would be rude to let them go bad during Farmer’s Market Week. So, we lightly fried them, then baked...