Category Archives: Religion

Communion, Isolation and Ice

I dreamed of arriving late for church, just as Communion was being served. I knelt at the altar rail to receive the sacrament, but the priest passed me by. I felt frustrated; Communion was what I had come for. Communion … Continue reading

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That’s All She Wrote

Just say I died. I didn’t pass away, or go to be with the Lord, or ascend into the arms of Jesus. I just died. I’ve read too many obits—that’s cold-hearted journalists’ jargon for obituaries—to choose such wording for what … Continue reading

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