• Use what you have

    New Year’s Resolution: Use What I Have

    By on January 1, 2017

    This year, I'm making a single widely encompassing New Year's Resolution that has all sorts of possible ramifications. Concisely,...

  • Searching for Truth (pastel) by Polly Castor

    Best of This Blog 2016

    By on December 31, 2016

    Here is a list, as concisely as I can offer it, of the best of this blog in the...

  • Bits and Clips December 2016

    Bits and Clips for December 2016

    By on December 30, 2016

    Here is the best of what I read or saw on the internet this month. I hope you find...

  • Christmas Links

    Christmas Links 2016

    By on December 24, 2016

    Merry Christmas! Here are some recent links revenant to the holiday... Wishing you the hope and joy of...

  • Name the Christmas Carol Puzzle

    Name the Christmas Carol Puzzle

    By on December 20, 2016

    Here is the fun puzzle we had people do at our party, and I thought you might want to...

  • Jerusalem exhibit

    Jerusalem Exhibit at the MET

    By on December 13, 2016

    The diverse faiths here actually got along much of the time, and their prosperous co-existance spawned one of the...

  • Quotes About Philanthropy

    Quotes about Philanthropy

    By on December 4, 2016

    If you are reading this with internet connectivity on an electronic device, you are in a position to help....

  • Bits and Clips for November 2016

    By on November 30, 2016

    Meanwhile, it is my earnest hope you remember I love you all and that you find something here that...

  • Gifts from My Gallery

    By on November 25, 2016

    Since it is Black Friday, I'm going to make a shameless plug for the zillions of lovely gift ideas...

  • grace notes

    Grace Notes #2

    By on November 24, 2016

    This Thanksgiving, I am furthering my goal of appreciating the abundance of random good.

  • Thanksgiving Links

    Thanksgiving Links 2016

    By on November 23, 2016

    Here are live links to past Thanksgiving features on this blog as well as those to Christian Science Thanksgiving...

  • Let us rise up and build

    Rise Up and Build

    By on November 10, 2016

    I am incredulous, disappointed, staggered, shocked, appalled, deeply concerned, and excruciatingly frustrated. My heart cries out for all women...