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Why philosophy wins over political partisanship every time.

Refusing To Be A Partisan Hack Is MUCH More Fun

Urban Dictionary is hilariously venerated by a culture that rarely uses the word venerated, but is nonetheless useful when defining phrases like ‘partisan hack’:

“Someone who cares more about supporting a particular party or ideology than supporting what is morally right, or factually true.” Continue reading “Refusing To Be A Partisan Hack Is MUCH More Fun”

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How the season of Advent allows us to reclaim a meaningful Christmas.

Advent Liturgy To Reclaim Christmas Spirituality

The past few years, I have cringed my way through the month of December, mulling over the fact that the Grinch and I seemed to have more in common than I originally thought.

Why? Because I so, SO disliked Christmas. Continue reading “Advent Liturgy To Reclaim Christmas Spirituality”

The things I'm most thankful for aren't what would make your usual list.

9 Atypical Things I’m Thankful For

Thanksgiving. The day we as a culture choose to stop and intentionally be grateful. The one day a year where it’s popular to cultivate thankfulness that would be better if already a common habit. Continue reading “9 Atypical Things I’m Thankful For”

We can't use our usual outcome oriented mindset when it comes to the creative process - here's why.

Creativity Is About Process, Not Product

Raise your hand if you’ve ever given up on something because you knew the end result wasn’t going to be what you envisioned.

My hand shot up, in case you were looking for good company. Continue reading “Creativity Is About Process, Not Product”

There's no doubt that monsters exist; the only question is which one are you?

What Monster Are You?

Typing this in a living room lit only by glowing pumpkins and flickering candles, I only have to glance over my laptop screen to see my worn copy of Night of the Living Dead Christian by Matt Mikalatos sitting on the coffee table in front of me. Continue reading “What Monster Are You?”