Carnival Evening

It had been a while since I’d been to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. I took a recent trip and spent a couple of hours just wandering around, stopping at the paintings that caught my eye. My favorite from my recent trip was one entitled Carnival Evening by Henri Rousseau. Check it out for yourself:  Continue reading


Life of the Beloved

In recent years, my spirituality has been an important part of my life. I now consider it a big part of my identity, though I typically only share it with those whom I’m closest with.

Part of my journey, so to speak, is reading what some of the most well-known spiritual thinkers – Christian and otherwise – have to say. I recently came across the work of Henri Nouwen, and I was immediately drawn to it.  Continue reading