Patrick J

Patrick J. lives in Washington, D.C. and makes coffee sometimes. He is an insufferable fan of Boston sports and his favorite listicle is “The Top Ten Commandments to Follow And Why” by Moses, originally published on stone tablets. You can send cat or hedgehog photos to

Finding Calypso

The way that John Muir encountered this flower is the way I imagine that Psalm 145 approaches God–to love and praise because he knew the object and how it was worthy of love and praise.

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Buzz, Creak, Whir

Even without sound, the way God hears my “quiet time” is probably the way we would hear a thrash metal concert on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange during a hurricane.

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