Aug 18, 2017
One of the bigger challenges of any historical expedition, whether in a library or on-site, is the fact that human history is created and recorded by humans. Not only that, but much of history is dominated by the viewpoint of the people who considered themselves to be the winners.
You can imagine the surprise that...
Aug 11, 2017
I accepted my own challenge, and have taken on the task of learning what I can about Glastonbury and its legends, beginning with Joseph of Arimathea and expanding toward Arthur. As with any expedition, I have some idea of where I'm going and I have some idea of what I am looking for, but I know to keep my eyes open...
Jul 21, 2017
We're back, after hopefully winning some battles concerning
health and hired help. Some aspects of being a "senior
citizen" are not fun! And we're starting off this new round
with something that everyone can get into!
As weapons go, perhaps none is more powerful than truth. Even the worst fanatics get forced to face...
Jun 16, 2017
Unless you happen to be a monk or nun living in highly cloistered isolation, dealing with the world can be a real challenge. The divisiveness being created among people for various reasons makes it even more so. And, such challenges in daily life are among the basic reasons for needing religion and spirituality. ...
Jun 3, 2017
A comedy stunt by comedienne Kathy Griffin brought out a point
worth sharing. Many people, including myself, did not like
the supposed humor in a skit using what was supposedly the severed
head of Donald Trunp. And this is in spite of some of the
supposed humor aimed at us.
I also could not stomach the fact that...