Paradise Lost

There is a line from a really terrible movie that really spoke to me, once. “I hated cigarettes until I saw my first 'no smoking' sign. 'Keep off the grass?' Lets play soccer!” It speaks of the human condition. I know that when I see a “wet paint” sign, I just want to touch the… Continue reading Paradise Lost



Have you ever watched a cooking show or a cooking segment on a talk show, and the chef makes this big meal, in 7 minutes? They do this easily, because the meal has been “prepped” beforehand. All those little bowls, with exactly the right amount of chopped onions, salt, grated cheese, broth, and so on… Continue reading Advent