But one cannot sit in the midst of things forever. – Lemony Snicket

I read a few books in the A Series of Unfortunate Events volumes when I was younger, and I'm sorry to have only completed them now. Daniel Handler, a.k.a Lemony Snicket, treats the children as adults and the adults as children; a frustrating, refreshing, and frustratingly refreshingly realistic view. The three Baudelaire children journey through turmoils and… Continue reading But one cannot sit in the midst of things forever. – Lemony Snicket

I can resist everything except temptation. – Oscar Wilde

I, an atheist, was talking to a Catholic colleague about philosophy. I will admit that this could proceed onto rocky ground. She asked why I was interested in philosophy and theology as an atheist. Generally my answer to this question varies depending on who’s asking it and how I’m feeling at the time, so given… Continue reading I can resist everything except temptation. – Oscar Wilde