Daily Archives: February 17, 2016

Has Anybody Seen All My Wasted Love?

Yesterday I was sent by a friend of mine a lovely and deeply melancholy cover version of a relatively obscure song called “Wasted Love,” by one of the successful contestants from the 2014 season of The Voice, a fellow by … Continue reading

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Between How It Is And How It Should Be

While I was up north this weekend in Tacoma [1], our retired pastor gave a sermon that two different people independently made me aware of, which makes sense since his topic was the same as my topic of a post … Continue reading

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Book Review: Put Out More Flags

Put Out More Flags, by Evelyn Waugh The title of this biting and deeply cynical novel about the beginning of World War II among the “smart set” of aristocrats in England comes from a translation of a Chinese epigram that … Continue reading

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