Category: Daybook

One of the reasons that there is much horror in the media is that their safe and soft conservatives, driven by fear, have lost the people. Their compromises are not seen as useful. Their management of the nation and congregation has caused too many compromises. And why they say that…

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Daybook Lectionary Quotage

Daybook Quotage

Daybook Quotage

New Zealand history has a certain charm. Many skilled generals. An equal number of atrocities. A lack of rules of war. Courageous missionaries, some of whom are saints. Skilled political leaders: works of reconciliation, restoration: defeat, triumph and, finally, a reconciliation as much in the bedroom as any political apology.…

Read More The horrid habit.

Daybook Quotage

Daybook Quotage

Daybook Quotage

Looking around this morning, I’m aware that the ability to shame people, or use victim status to get others to change, has stopped working. (Note that I’m back to taking screenshots because Twitter removes things). Instead of being shamed, what happens is that people pull out the memes and double…

Read More Shame is beyond its expiry date.

Daybook Quotage