Saturday, April 9, 2011
Saturday Good Reads
Some background on the king from “The King’s Speech;” giving up God for Lent (say what?); and a Sundaymeditation in the form of a song from Rich Mullins, who still inspires so many years after his death. Another good week online.
“It’s All About the Poems” by Eric Swalberg at Journey of Words.
“A Very Public Intellectual,” review by Joseph Epstein of the new biography of Susan Sontag.
“Artist” by Travis Thrasher at The Journey is Everything.
“The Phos Hilaron” by David Koyzis at Evangel.
“Bad Boy” by Bradley Moore at Shrinking the Camel.
“One Thing for All People” by Matt Appling at The Church of No People.
“Six Words” by Laura Boggess at The Wellspring.
“Know-it-all” and “I’m no super hero but I do have a super power” by David Rupert at Red-Letter Believers.
“Did God Actually Say?” by Jeanne Damoff at The View From Here.
“The Obit Writer” and “Growing Like a Weed, or Maybe an Oak” by Michelle DeRusha at Graceful.
“Royal Duty: The King Behind the Speech” by Robert Llizo at the Scriptorium.
“It’s You or the Mothballs” by Brock Henning at LifeSummit.
“The 30-Year-Old Grandpa” by Jason Vana.
“The only thing employees want to know” by David Murray at Writing Boots.
“Up Against the ‘Great Firewall:’ Ai Weiwei” by Maureen Doallas at Writing Without Paper.
"The music within me" by Marty Duane Scott for Bibledude.
“Giving Up God” by Jessica McGuire at Jezamama.
“Planning for Reality” by Billy Coffey at What I Learned Today.
"Diminish and Remain" by Kelly Sauer at A Restless Heart.
“How Did I Get Here?” by Lorenzo at Crowned with Laurels.
“Reflection of Reality” by Eric Swalberg at Journey of Words.
“Lucy” by Brian Miller at WayStationOne.
“A Monday Morning Psalm” by L.L. Barkat at Love Notes to Yahweh.
“Growing Things” by Justinian at Delight and Glory and Oddity and Light.
“Erosion” by Maureen Doallas at Writing Without Paper.
“Lenten Journal: Question” by Milton Brasher-Cunningham at Don’t Eat Alone.
“Found” by Laura Boggess at The Wellspring.
“Deep Indigo” by Rob Kistner at Image & Verse.
“Wanting of a sin eater” by B.K. McKenzie at Signed…BKM.
“Time” by Nancy Rosback at A little something’.
Paintings and Photographs
“Wearing Pink” and “A Little Silence” by Susan Etole at Just…A Moment.
“Sobering Reality” by Catherine Ross ay Urban Gritt.
Videos and Podcasts
“Sunday Meditation: The Color Green,” via American Digest.
“Sunday Morning Music: Iron and Wine,” via Don Miller.
“Double-Edged Sword” and "The Mucilage of Figaro" via Greg Sullivan at Sippican Cottage.
Photograph: Image 4040 by Nancy Rosback. Used with permission.