It's quite simple, really: A public pension, encouragement to keep going, and assurance that not all the stories worth telling have been told.
The advantages of retreating from the frenzy of politics and pursuing beauty as an end in itself.
Lent, Rembrandt, and updates on various writing projects (just submitted another article, yay!). Recommended readings on MLK and celibacy.
They are very different. But how different, exactly?