Monthly Archives: November 2016

The Conductor

I have known him for six years. For four of them, I was in his presence every Thursday night, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. My son was playing violin in the regional orchestra he was conducting. I used to bring my work with … Continue reading

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Pregnant with the Beautiful

Originally posted on Tavi's Corner:
In Beyond Torture, a documentary about the Pitesti Phenomenon—the experiment that took place in communist prisons in Romania and that had as purpose the complete change of a human soul—Father Roman Braga recounts that…

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“Coming together as a nation” in a narcissistic world

I have friends who voted for Trump. Some of them were deeply hurt economically; others thought they no longer had a voice. I do not discuss whether they were entitled to feel this way. I would rather say that they were experiencing pain … Continue reading

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