Living with Angels

Living with Angels

From November 30, 2020 Well before sunrise yesterday I was working on my new book on Thomas Merton. Before I began, I sent Sunday’s Journal and read reactions to Saturday’s Journal that readers had posted overnight. They were concerned that the shocking events of Thanksgiving Day would so discourage me that I might be temped to just walk away from…

A Bleak Thanksgiving

A Bleak Thanksgiving

From November 26, 2020 After receiving $30,000 last week, I took a deep breathe of relief, thinking that maybe we could make it through Christmas, even though it would not be possible to buy Christmas presents for the kids. This will be our 6th Christmas in Haiti…and the 1st in which we will be unable to givegifts to all the…