My middle child, Charlotte, is two-and-a-half. In fact, she may be the most two-and-a-half two-and-a-half year old I think I’ve ever encountered. Among her many current charms is a complete inability to make a decision. She’ll waffle between two choices, physically moving toward one and then the other, doing a sort of side-step Charleston, [...]
Archive for August 22nd, 2011
Men are not pigs. You see, that’s giving men too much credit. When pigs burrow in the mud and embrace the dirtiness, it is not something that they rationalize. “Oh,” said the rationalizing pig. “I get all sorts of excitement out of muddy rolls. Therefore, let me roll. It will make me feel better and [...]
Not to brag or anything, but I can make the Kessel run in less than twelve parsecs. Not only that, but I have unambiguously proven my superhuman tactical genius at an elite orbital battle school, in which I obliterated an entire planet and the Formic race with a single strike. Heck, I once helped the Kwisatz Haderach of the planet Arrakis overthrow an entire empire merely by taking over the production of a spice!
Consider the following two questions: What are Catholics known for in the world? What do we want to be known for? If you look at your answers, you’re probably noticing that there’s a discrepancy between these two sets of responses. Why is there such a gap between how we are viewed and how we want [...]
I would like to wish everyone a Happy Feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary! I am Godwin a Catholic convert living in Ghana, West Africa and I am privilege to be part of the contributors of this august Catholic youth ministry’s site called Virtuous Planet. I think that it is wise for [...]