Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Allan Long
8 followers
8 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
When We Become Ourselves
I just finished Neil Gaiman’s “The Ocean and the End of the
Lane” for the second time.   And I am left
wishing that I could un-remember it as the protagonist does in the story.   This is just about as high-praise as I can
give.   I want to forget the whole ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
the President leave a message
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
**
Dear Don Well, I’ve sat down with pen in hand, as 43 Presidents have
before me and written out a few thoughts and friendly advice you might be able
to put to use over the next four years.   Michelle and I wish you the very best and personally, I look forwar...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry Fake
Behold ye miserable wretches! Verily, verily this mighty nation shall be punished and
shall be brought low.   Yea, the
Prophetess Meryl of the Streep hath spoken to the unwashed masses and declared
that she hath all knowledge.   The
Prophetess Meryl sat eve...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Michael Card - an overdue thanks
Very early in my marriage, just over 25 years ago, my bride plunged
cheerfully into contemporary Christian music.   At that time, I was still squarely in the Jimmy Buffett phase of life
and looking forward to many years of carefree, escapist music.   In col...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Architect & Builder
After the Great London Fire of 1666, the
English architect, Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723) was commissioned to rebuild
most of the cities churches.   That enormous
task involved designing over 50 buildings throughout the city and culminated in
the design ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Sun Also Rises
As I write this, there is a thin blanket of snow on the ground
and the sun is just rising.  It’s rising near the crossing of two ridges
in the distance that form a ‘V’ and creates a landmark that is very close to
the point in the sky that the sun dips at so...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Mongrels - Fear Not
Ps 56:4   In God I will praise his word, in God I have
put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me. Sometimes
it’s important to remember who you are.   In our part of the country, w e
are mongrels. It’s important to remember that.   We Appalachi...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded