Category Archives: My View

My View For Awhile: Heading South Edition

It isn’t gray to travel when not feeling 100% but, ceteris paribus, I’m in pretty good shape.
Small aircraft today, which always leads to that cramped feeling.

It is a melancholy day when on FourSquare you become “mayor” of your local airport.
UPDATE:
Leg … Continue reading

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Wherein Fr. Z rants, slaps some heads

Under another entry, someone posted:
I am losing hope.  I wish I had a time machine to look 100 years into the future and see what happens.
We are on the threshold of Lent.  This is a time of spiritual warfare.  This … Continue reading

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In The Wild: Mystic Monk and Z-Swag – hard to beat that

A brilliant priest of my acquaintance has sent a photo after having filled the rectory coffee nook with Mystic Monk Coffee K-Cups.

They also have very good taste in coffee mugs there.
I especially like the spiffy Star Trek effect from off the coffee … Continue reading

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My view for awhile again

Home again home again…
My Kindle is fired up (thanks to a kind reader) and I have already spilled coffee on myself on the way to the airport. Situation normal.

Meanwhile, you can guess which of these was mine – … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Indy Edition (with monkey)

For those of you who may wonder why some posts have “The Feeder Feed” in the title, this idiosyncratic practice stems from the time when I had lots of bird feeders across from the windows of my office.  I miss … Continue reading

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My View For Awhile: Unintimidated Edition

I’m off again!

I use the time to read.
I am reading Gov. Walker’s book, Unintimidated.
Many thanks to the kind reader who sent the Kindle book!
UPDATE:
Between flights.
The book has a fascinating account of the total chaos liberals and unions from around the … Continue reading

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My View For Awhile Again

Farewell Detroit.
Having given talks at the DIA for Call To Holiness, and having raised up the Sacrifice in a Missa Cantata for Septuagesima, this is my view for now after yet another flight delay on this multicity trip

I had more … Continue reading

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The Feeder Feed: Motor City Edition

I am in Detroit! I just finished giving talks on sacred art at the Detroit Institute of Arts, a great museum.
Now that I can visit a gallery, I noticed a splendid Christological Goldfinch!
Here is a painting by Benozzo Gozzoli from … Continue reading

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French food pheun photo folly. Wherein Fr. Z meets the Inspector.

Who knew?
Just the other night Inspector Clouseau burst into the restaurant where I was dining with friends… at the Ritz, as a matter of fact:
“Eez dees yeur pheun?! Yeu arr teking zee pheuteaux wit yeur pheun!  Dees ees not allowed, … Continue reading

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My view for awhile

Back on the road after the great Legatus meeting and a few short days with my mother.

Now I am heading North, but not immediately to the Steam Pipe Trunk Distribution Venue. No . I get to … Continue reading

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