a whole new poetry beginning here

Vision begins to happen in such a life as if a woman quietly walked away from the argument and jargon in a room and sitting down in the kitchen, began turning in her lap bits of yarn, calico and velvet scraps, laying them out absently on the scrubbed boards in the lamplight, with small rainbow-coloredContinue reading “a whole new poetry beginning here”

Some Thomistic Advice

I’ve been immersed in a lot of teaching, so I haven’t gotten around to posting anything in 2013 yet.  During my absence from the blogwelt, I found an old letter.  It’s attributed to St. Thomas Aquinas, but I have my doubts.  In any case, it’s clearly Thomistic.  It’s addressed to Brother John, who had askedContinue reading “Some Thomistic Advice”