1. The Best Books of 2018

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    December 12, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Well, the best of the books that I happened to read, anyway.  My favourites of this year – children’s fiction, …
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  2. A Dowry for the Wonderworker

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    December 6, 2018 by lucieromarin

    If I ever attempt the making of a Catholic set of Oracle cards (!?), the deck will certainly feature St …
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  3. The Pain of Plastic

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    November 30, 2018 by lucieromarin

    Recently, Australia’s two leading supermarkets decided to charge for plastic bags, with the alleged intention of reducing plastic waste. Drama …
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  4. Obedience vs Co-operation

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    November 17, 2018 by lucieromarin

    The question here is not whether obedience to God is good or bad. The question here is what to do, …
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  5. Burying the Cake – and the Alleluia

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    November 10, 2018 by lucieromarin

    I’ve been ironing baby-clothes and thinking about this post by Dorothy Cummings McLean, in which she writes about what it …
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  6. Stay Out of My Sleep

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    October 30, 2018 by lucieromarin

    People can say what they like about putting things behind you and moving on, but I’ve yet to find a …
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  7. In Praise of Leaf Tea

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    October 21, 2018 by lucieromarin

    One of my life’s blessings has been my collection of grandparents, who have been, for me, a community of good …
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