A Cure for Depression from St. Silouan the Athonite

A Cure for Depression from St. Silouan the Athonite

The greatest plague of the 21st century is not AIDS, nor cancer, nor the H1N1 flu, but something that affects much more people in ways we can barely start to understand: depression. Reportedly one in ten Americans suffers from one or the other forms of this malady. The rates of...

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Miley Cyrus and the Beheading of St. John the Baptist

Miley Cyrus and the Beheading of St. John the Baptist

The entire Internet is still in a state of consternation after the recent performance of Miley Cyrus at the MTV Video Music Awards. Since I am way past the MTV viewers median age, I found out about it from a post on a social network. Although I was bracing myself...

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Zooms and Primes

Zooms and Primes

Warning: This article contains some details about photography techniques. However, reading it until the end will prove highly beneficial. 🙂 There is no secret for anyone that I like photography. I have always been and I always will be fascinated by the mystical revelations of the dark room, where all...

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