Tag Archives: blogs

LOYALTY

[All photos by Ian Eberly] LOYALTY If you read my post, The Twelve Virtues of the Merchant Priest, from the book  Sacred Commerce, A Blueprint for a New Humanity, (reviewed) by authors Ayman Sawaf and Rowan Gabrielle, then you know that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 48 Comments

Oh S#%!

[wine bottle label — assuming that they mean gentlemen and gentlewomen]   Oh S#%! I gave up cursing for Lent.  It’s gotten really bad with me:  that long lead in to the 2016 Presidential elections and then the actual election … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

#BookReview Oil and Water by PJ Lazos

Thanks to Ajoobactsblog for the recommend on Oil and Water where the action is “heart-stopping”.   The Tirabi’s lose their parents in a car crash and strange break-ins start the same night. Could it be linked to their father’s invention of a device … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Art of Napping

The Art of Napping A friend of mine who is a massage therapist says that symptoms that look and manifest as depression — a growing concern in our country — can generally be traced back to one of three things: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

an Invisible Thread

an Invisible Thread There are those who doubt the hand of God in ordinary events and those who see it everywhere. A chance encounter with an old friend when you take a wrong turn on an unfamiliar street. A meeting … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Are You Secure?

Are You Secure? I’ve been asked to blog for my friends over at the Global Water Alliance in Philadelphia, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving water conditions both locally and worldwide.  The experience and talent they bring to their jobs … Continue reading

Posted in Global Water Alliance, WASH, water, water conservation, water security | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Just a Couple of Old People Holding Hands

[photo courtesy of the Estate of Carl Smith] Here is the second installment of journal entries by Carl Smith, nonagenarian, retired Presbyterian minister, father to my friend Bill, who is editing his father’s writings, and husband to a woman, Mary Helen, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment