Month: February 2018

A student once asked : “If I haven’t anything in my mind, what shall I do?” Joshu replied: “Throw it out.” “But if I haven’t anything, how can I …

Tuesday

Miscellaneous Rambling Wow, glorious weather! Last night, I put up two short low tunnels at the production site. The plan: accelerate the drying-out process, so I can prepare the …

Monday

Time to Retreat Well, the Cursillo was definitely better than the first three retreats that left me flummoxed, but I didn’t like it and couldn’t even finish it. I …

Saturday

Cursillo weekend. Just this today: Prague, Czech Republic @MagicalEurope pic.twitter.com/sfz6imEgGi — Tradia (@amalieskram) February 21, 2018 Ambient beauty sets the scene from the bridge in the city Bydgoszcz over …

Friday

Brews You Can Use Drinking in China: The Qingdao Beer Festival. According to the author, it’s a terrible festival: boring, bad food, bad beer. It’s a good, humorous read, …

Thursday

A Bullet Life of JRR Tolkien 1892-1973 Father died when Tolkien was 4. When he was 8, his mother became Roman Catholic, to the fury of her relatives. They …

Tuesday

More Miscellaneous Rambling Don Beland is converting his five-bedroom suburban home in Holly Springs, N.C., into a farm—indoors. WSJ Subscription-Required Link. Of course, Don Beland has a supportive wife, …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling Welcome to Clean Monday. It’s the Greek Orthodox Church’s Ash Wednesday. So if you already botched your Lenten vows, you can kinda start over today. One was …

Move along, nothing to see here! https://t.co/dFhROrtLlo — John Zmirak (@JZmirak) February 18, 2018 Homosexual Vatican Judge Convicted For Possession Of Male Child Pornography https://t.co/tEwpij170Z — gloria.tv (@gloriatv) February …