“Chronic remorse, as all the moralists are agreed, is a most undesirable sentiment. If you have behaved badly, repent, make what amends you can and address yourself to the task of behaving better next time. On no account brood over your wrongdoing. Rolling in the muck is not the best way of getting clean.” ----Aldous Huxley, Brave New World
I've been rolling in the muck lately.
Several years ago, my cousin (with…Continue
I'm so SO grateful to everyone who welcomed me & posted their own thoughts. I thought I might respond with another blog post because of something Sagacious Hawk mentioned in the comments:
The first time I checked out an atheist book, God is Not Great by the late and great Hitchens, from the library I went to the self check-out, held it cover side down walking out the door so no one would see it, and casually hid it in my car during the ride home. And this was about 3…Continue
I feel like I'm passing notes in class & I'm going to get caught any minute by a very prim, very stern, & kinda scary teacher who can't wait to throw me into detention.
Or maybe, like, a fiery pit of hell. Or whatever.
This is my first blog post and the first time I'm ever publicly outing myself as a...well, you know. (I'm working up to that word).
Oh, something you should know about me--I'm a bit gutless and VERY FREAKING NERVOUS about talking about losing my…Continue