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Wendell Berry: Advice for New Readers
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Today is the birthday of Wendell Berry, the writer, farmer, and activist from Port Royal, Kentucky. Berry is my favorite author. Only twice in my life have there been authors I loved so... Read More

The Half-Life of Holiness, Part 2
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In Part 1 of this piece I talked a bit about my new project about the re-enchanting of ordinary life. I also reflected on whether faithful presence might leave a trace that can... Read More

The Half-Life of Holiness, Part 1
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I recently had the privilege of editing a manuscript for my friend, the artist and writer Kari Gale. Kari writes a lot about pilgrimage and her forthcoming book describes the ten weeks she... Read More

Three Shifts Toward Neighborliness
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In many ways, neighboring has become a lost art form. From the juggling act of maintaining our busy schedules to the anxiety around relating to those that we see as different than us,... Read More