A Writer’s Passion: Compulsion and Covenant

Header-Ruminate-Logo “I’ve been sitting next to a full martini for forty minutes. It’s dirty. Four ripe, stuffed olives. I can smell it. It’s been waiting so long it’s starting to sweat….”

Sip or resist? Find out in the latest Ruminate post.


The Simple Life


In English, “simple” means both elegant and stupid. This is problematic. It leads us to believe a simple life can be both beautiful and amateur. But we can’t be grounded, modest, fundamental, humble, unconditional, and unthinking. We no longer live in a world where innocent comes unconditional. I doubt we ever have.  

The complicated, contemplated life in this month’s Ruminate post.