Monday, June 12, 2017

What If Justin Brierly Wrote A Book

And some of his favorite non-believers wrote a response...


Justin Brierly, host of Unbelievable, has just written a book titled
Unbelievable?: Why after ten years of talking with atheists, I'm still a Christian. It's quite good, though it contains little we haven't heard on the radio program (or the podcast).  So of course me and some of the other non-believers who hang out at the Unbelievable forum are having a crack at a "Justin Response Book" in a manner inverse to the Christian response to Bart Ehrmann's How Jesus Became God: Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher From Galilee. First, I had to read the book. Now comes the writing...

Sunday, June 4, 2017

I've Got A Movie For You

If you're into understated science fiction, that is...


Watch the film Coherence (2014) cold. Don't Google it, or read up on it, or look it up, except to order it. I'm glad I didn't miss this clever and effective film. If you like metaphysics-flavored sc-fi you might enjoy it too. About as much fun as I've had watching a small, low budget film since The Man From Earth, or Pi, or Upstream Color, or Primer.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Things Do In Prescott

When you're dead tired...

Some days after working a third shift a fella can't sleep. It's still a little too cold at night to do any painting so this fella did some sanding. Actually I did so much sanding I wore out my sander, my gray hair turned brown, and my iPhone doesn't recognize my thumb print. More sanding tomorrow. Then caulking...

So, There I Was, Minding My Own Business

In Peregrine Books...oops!


I went in planning to purchase one book for my friend and I come home with five of my own. Well, I guess there are more dangerous addictions...