…was born today at two o`clock this afternoon. Welcome to earth, my son. Continue reading Israel Elias Kirk
Mood: Relieved Weather: Clear and Mild Reading: Augustine’s Confessions Listening To: J.S. Bach’s Cantata No. 140 – “Wachet Auf” Benjamin and Sasha have just left.. whew! I honestly don’t think any of us could’ve maintained anymore “quality time”. There is an old Russian folk tale about a man who goes to a Wise Man for … Continue reading Back… To Reality
Mood: Happy Happy Weather: Cool and Clear Reading: Not much reading today… Listening To: French Kiss Film Soundtrack I can`t possibly write in this now! My favorite people in the world are visiting right now, and I`ve totally got to spend time with them while they`re here! Will write more later… probably later in the … Continue reading Happy, Happy, Joy, Joy!
Tonight was my team`s last game of the season. We won 55-10, and is wasn`t even that close. Here is a breakdown of our season: Week 1 Defeated the Spurs 48-15 Week 2 Defeated the Raptors 35-12 Week 3 Defeated the Suns 42-20 Week 4 Defeated the Spurs 41-28 Week 5 Defeated the Raptors 72-06 … Continue reading The Season Is Over
Mood: Relaxed Weather: Sunny and Mild Reading: The Acoustical Foundations of Music by John Backus, Ph.D. Listening To: Leonin`s Alleluia dies Santificatus I thought I was smart, I thought I was right, I thought it better not to fight, I thought there was a virtue in always being cool… So it came time to fight, … Continue reading Fight Test
Mood: Truculent Weather: Sunny and Cold Reading: History of Philosophy by F.C. Copleston Listening To: the Passion of Saint Matthew (Choral Movement) by J.S. Bach At eventide, when it was cool, was Adam`s Fall made manifest; at eventide the Savior overwhelmed him. At eventide the Dove returneth, Its mouth an olive branch now bearing. O … Continue reading O thou, my Spirit, hearken thou…
My daughter, Gaelynn Trinity Rose was born. The following is a letter that I wrote to her last year, on her 2nd birthday: