I’m Glad to be Back

It's still the Month of Sacred Heart! I haven't wasted June! It is now 2a & I made promises on my bedtime, but I want to finish this work of getting started.. On my mind now.. Is getting to prayer. I'll be honest.. I haven't sat down in front of Jesus for several days now.…

A Little Temptation..

The Infant Samuel by Sir Joshua Reynolds Succumbed to temptation to go to Twitter.. fought it very hard, knowing and mulling how now would not be a good time for me. Feels meritless, pointless in light of good, solid holy reading that I'm tempted to neglect. I get started there and don't know when to…

Just Another Confession

The one thing you don't ever want to do is take a nap after confession... Today's confession was pretty straight-forward. There were some good habits I've maintained, some I've kicked, thanks to the great grace of God. Namely: Custody of the eyes One of the biggest ways to prune flaws and habits of sin is…

Catholic Twitter Rules #2 & #3 – Entry #3

Weeks ago, when summer started and I had all the free time in the world, I logged onto my twitter account after a looong hiatus. My mother died on January 16. That week, nothing, absolutely nothing mattered to me, save my family. No books, no phone, no internet, nothing. It was a great injury because…

My Catholic Notebook

Note: This post can now be seen here.   I've decided to collect reflections on my writing process & many thoughts throughout the day as digital Notebook pages.  They can be seen in the top menu & at the bottom of open blog posts & pages.  This is an effort to track my own thinking…