Open Letter to Faith-Day Attendees | Calgary Catholic Schools–Oct 31

Kin-dness is not a flat or sentimental niceness, but, rather, it flows from a deeply internalized sense of kinship…

Malcolm ‘n Me (together in Winnipeg Sept. 26)

Back in June, Cambridge poet Malcolm Guite and I met up in San Diego California and performed at the 2013 C.S. Lewis Summer Institute. Although we had written together before, this was our first performance, and we did it folk-fest style, meaning: nothing prepared except for the opening poem and song.  After that, we basically bounced […]

What’s in a Name: Francis

“Francis. The perfect name. Simplicity. Poverty. Reform. I am stunned and profoundly happy.” – Gregory Wolfe