Archive: August 2013

NateCurrin

I think this is a beautifully written album. The Pilgrim is a concept, story album written and performed by Nate Currin. The album is based lyrically on the book The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan, first published in 1678 in England. Bunyan’s work is regarded as one of the great works of English literature, and outside of the Bible, is the number one book in print of all time. Despite being based on a religious work, Nate Currin’s The Pilgrim is not…

silly-Main

“If people never did silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.” —Ludwig Wittgenstein, Austrian philosopher (1889-1951) That is my excuse for who I am. Although, I am still waiting for the intelligent stuff to happen. But really… aren’t we supposed to have a little fun? My coworker was making costumes at work for some projects and I was the tester. Ok… I just wanted to be a hero for a moment. I like to have fun and be serious too. Although…

wine-mocker

Did you know that words have a tendency to change meaning over the years? For instance, did you know that the word “across” used to mean, “In the form of a cross, crosswise; crossing each other, crossed.[1]”, but today the meaning is more like “in a position reaching from one side to the other.[2]”? When we read the Bible, sometimes we could get the incorrect meaning of a word or two because of how the word was defined back in…