Wednesday, November 21, 2012


  Our Lady of the Snows is one of the oldest representations, or titles, for the Virgin Mary. There is a rather stunning stained-glass port......
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  At Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral here in Reno, there is a morning novena held most days of the week at 7am. Once in awhile my wife will ......
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  I find mass and communion to be a very interesting thing. Not being religious myself, I find myself observing and analyzing with great cu......
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Sunday, November 11, 2012


  Not being religious, I just observe during communion when I join my wife at church. Winter has finally arrived here in Reno. I noticed du......
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  I found myself today appreciating the large, apparently copper, mountain facade that rises up behind the alter at my wife's church. A......
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  St. Rose of Lima is one of the churches my wife attends. The stained glass windows are very unusual for a cathedral in that the effigies ......
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Friday, November 2, 2012


  This is a rewrite of a haiku I just stumbled upon from November of 2001. pierce This poem has been published in my book an inkl......
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