Letting Go

Letting Go

I am letting go. I will let you beThe person I’ve neededYou not to be. I am letting go.I will step asideThis wall of sadness. I will now openUp to possibilities of goodIn a worldI’ve never imagined. I will let you go,You, and the part of meThat needs...
A Five Minute Homily For Children

A Five Minute Homily For Children

In the 2017 – 2018 academic school year, I gave a homily to K – 6th grade students at The Academy of Classical Christian studies in Oklahoma City. Here’s what I said. Pray Without Ceasing It wasn’t too long ago I stood up here and said something...
A Conversation About Prepositions

A Conversation About Prepositions

Most of you will not care about the following conversation. If you teach English or logic or philosophy, you might.Left side: Me.Right side: Scotty. Are you interested in grammar questions? Yep. What’s the longest amount ofprepositions in a row that couldmake...
Holy Week Homily

Holy Week Homily

I was asked to give a 5 minute homily at my school this week. A little backstory: A forest fire broke out behind our building in the last two weeks, and the flames came within inches of the building. Here’s the homily: There was a woman who went to my church...
Against Political Sloth

Against Political Sloth

If someone were to ask me what I believe politically I might tell them to listen to this song. Here are the lyrics:Don’t teach me about politics and governmentJust tell me who to vote forDon’t teach me about truth and beautyJust label my musicDon’t...