MonthMarch 2017


I love that Natalie Goldberg will tell a fantasy lie to a total stranger whom she will never meet again. “I have four children,” says the mother of zero with a pleasured smile.  Do you find my response odd being that I’m a doctor of the Church, a seeker of truth and goodness? Goldberg writes in Old Friend from Far Away: the Practice of Writing Memoir that she used to encourage her students to lie or exaggerate in order to shake them […]

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