An Extended Quote

For a change, below is something that I did not write. However, I heard about the ideas mentioned in this speech about a year ago, and they have been bouncing around in my head ever since. As Western Civilization throws itself with a religious fervor into insanity and misery, I find these words are timelyContinue reading “An Extended Quote”

Three Weeks In

After delays, isolation, and visas, we were, three weeks ago, finally able to set foot in our classrooms for the first time. We hit the ground running. We thought the learning curve would be steep, and then God had plans to throw us in on the deep end. After just three days at full staff,Continue reading “Three Weeks In”

An Outside Article

After a long week of teaching (and yes, we are finally teaching), I am ready to rest: not write. Let me leave it at “It’s going well, but we have much to do” and instead link to something else I wrote a month ago. If you know me, you have probably already read it. However,Continue reading “An Outside Article”

Happy Eastertide!

Last night, as I was running around a Phoenix park, trying to hunt down my brother-in-law to hit him with a paintball out of a blowgun, I came across one of my teammates. In the darkness and with some distance between us, we were calling back and forth to determine if we were indeed onContinue reading “Happy Eastertide!”