Pulpit to the Pew

Quiet Down or Pipe Up? A Choose Your Own Adventure Lent

  I’m not much of a singer. Except during Lent. As hopefully is clear, the point of...

600 Days and Now Unmasked

  After nearly 600 days, the voice bellowed out: let there be sight! This week, for...

Lent is here. Thank Gawd!

  Shortly before I dozed off, the message from Comus arrived. 14,000 Mardi Gras steps, 4...

Joe DiMaggio Goes to the Mardi Gras

  As I headed down Tulane Avenue on a straight-ahead mission – and not for...

This Mardi Gras Means Missing Out — in the Best Way

  Our city-wide celebration of Mardi Gras is back. And with it, so is our...

Springtime for Louisiana Football Fans

  Joe knows football. That much is clear. Hopefully Dennis does, too. Louisiana has been all over...

Sixteen Years of Keeping the Score: Thanks, Sean!

January 18, 2006. I know where I was? How ‘bout you? Sixteen years ago earlier this...

Signs of a Slowing Pandemic?

  Just ask the wastewater. That was my dad’s recent suggestion. More or less. How’s life? How’s...

An Elegy in a City Junkyard

  The curfew tolls the knell of parting day,           The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the...

The Season of Serendipity

  “Once upon a time, in the land of Serendip…” This opening from a sixteenth century...

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