How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Meeting the Sacred Cows

The man who lives in a small community lives in a much larger world. He knows much more of the fierce varieties and uncompromising divergences of men. The reason is obvious. In a large community, we can choose our companions.In a small community, our companions are chosen for us. G. K. Chesterton ~ Heretics ThereContinue reading “How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Meeting the Sacred Cows”

How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Trippin’ on the Road

Man must have enough faith in himself to have adventures, and enough doubt in himself to enjoy them. G. K. Chesterton ~ Heretics Durango to Kayenta Durango High School’s graduation ceremony took place at Fort Lewis College. My dad borrowed a camera to take a picture of me in my cap and gown with myContinue reading “How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Trippin’ on the Road”

How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Turning the Titanic

Life escapes; and perhaps without life Nothing else is worthwhile Virginia Woolf ~ Modern Fiction The Clouds Gather In April 1972, the Patriarch and his wife (the Matriarch) made a missionary trip to Durango.  I met them at the doctor’s house where they were guests of the doctor and his wife. The doctor’s sons wereContinue reading “How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Turning the Titanic”

How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Growing Restless in Durango

Belief is faith in something that is known; faith is belief in something that is not known. H. L. Mencken ~ What I Believe I have been young, and now I am old, old enough to tell my story, old enough to have a story to tell. This particular story begins with curiosity, of wantingContinue reading “How to Crochet During the Apocalypse: Growing Restless in Durango”