Season 4, Episode 6: Happy Martha Day!

Today is the feast day of Saint Martha of Bethany.  Saint Martha, the sister of Lazarus (zombie) and Mary (goody-goody), is the patron saint of hospitality (officially) and Getting Shit Done (per me).  I love Martha.  She is my homegirl. Last year for my birthday, I got a tattoo of Martha, Mary and Jesus on … Continue reading

Season 4, Episode 1: Loved

“I am so glad to be alive, I am so glad to be loving and loved.” -Mary Oliver One of the most profound things to me this Holy Week is our nature as humans alive after the death of Christ. As such, who we are -perhaps above all things- is loved. John 3:16, oft quoted … Continue reading

Season 3, Episode 12: Closing Time

  The day that I’ve been waiting for for approximately 5 years and 8 months has finally arrived.  Tomorrow is my last day at my thankless state job.  Oh Holy Lord.  Praise Jesus (seriously.  It’s a miracle that I’ve made it out of here alive)!  Even as I write the words I can scarcely believe … Continue reading

Season 3, Episode 11: Kindness

I’m not one of those New Age Hippie Dippy people who sees a miracle at every turn.  But I follow Jesus and that has conditioned me to recognize divinity in the mundane.  I’ve been feeling a little road weary lately.  And it seems like in my weariness the universe is conspiring to be kind to … Continue reading

Season 3, Episode 10: Rivers

My 33rd birthday is tomorrow. Normally, this would be met with excitement.  But not this year.  It’s not that I’m concerned about aging (although, I’m sure that’s a worry somewhere in my subconscious, buried so deep right now that I can’t access it).  For once in my life, I feel apathetic about celebrating the date … Continue reading