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August 2013

THE HEARSE

When the elegant vehicle pulls away from its abode its destination is sure and certain. There are no return journeys, its passengers never voice any concerns over the journey. All are universally silent with respect to worldly matters, yet their very presence affirms the ultimate…

THE BATTLE HAS BEEN JOINED

In the last week I have received 64 letters returned by prison authorities, these letters had been sent to death…

THE EXTRAORDINARY PRISONER

In all aspects of appearance he seemed to be unremarkable, a solitary testament to the indifference of nature: Yet his very presence drew crowds of similarly isolated individuals. It was as if he was the embodiment of hope. His words wafted across crowds of seekers…

POST-PRISON RE-ENTRY

Recently a friend forwarded a news item about a neighborhood which was up in arms about a re-entry program that had opened a facility in its small community. It seems that the neighbors did not want this facility located in their community, suggesting that it…