Monthly Archives: December 2009


I’ve never been a big New Year’s Resolution guy. Probably because I have problems with both popular conceptions of discipline and rigid lists. The seasons themselves don’t fit into the calendar’s constraints, so why should I, who wants to dance … Continue reading

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So why did Roger Williams, Anne Hutchinson, and the Quakers make such strong stands against the establishment churches of their time and region? It was not solely a reaction against a restrictive religion, nor an attempt to water down the … Continue reading

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