Tombs, Wombs and Passageways

The most in-between day of the Christian liturgical year is Holy Saturday, sandwiched as it is between the stories of crucifixion on Good Friday and resurrection on Easter morning. This is the day in which Jesus lays in state in a borrowed tomb with borrowed time. All...
Liminality and Literature

Liminality and Literature

This week I begin the spring semester in the Honors College of the University of Missouri and one of the courses I am very excited about is Liminality and Literature. We will read and discuss four liminally packed works of contemporary literature. They are: Lincoln in...
Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future

Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future

Margaret Heffernan does it again. If you have read other books by the Cambridge-educated entrepreneur and leadership guru you will already be primed for Uncharted: How to Navigate the Future. Her unorthodox conclusions are based on her own experience and the study of...