Wednesday, November 16, 2005
Monday, November 14, 2005
Saturday, November 12, 2005
Peter F. Drucker, revered as the father of modern management for his numerous books and articles stressing innovation, entrepreneurship and strategies for dealing with a changing world, died Friday. He was 95.
the Washington Post
image from the masters forum
Posted by Stephen at 11/12/2005 05:26:00 PM
a beautiful gesture of peace
Posted by Stephen at 11/12/2005 12:49:00 PM
Thursday, November 10, 2005
Tuesday, November 08, 2005
john wilson on anne rice
"Imaginary evil is romantic and varied; real evil is gloomy, monotonous, barren, boring. Imaginary good is boring; real good is always new, marvelous, intoxicating"
book and culture's john wilson writes about rice's former style.
Posted by Stephen at 11/08/2005 12:00:00 PM
Monday, November 07, 2005
a third way
Diane Reynolds - a religion journalist in Maryland - published a couple of articles on Sunday in Westminster, MD's Carroll County Times after interviewing Tony Jones of Emergent, Dave Travis of Leadership Network and myself:
- Third Way of Finding Faith - on the emerging church generally
- Journey to Find Community- with a focus on Journey Church Community and its pastor Steve Lowe
Posted by Stephen at 11/07/2005 05:39:00 PM
Saturday, November 05, 2005
The blues are like the Psalms of David. Here was this character, living in a cave, whose outbursts were as much criticism as praise. There's David singing, "Oh, God -- where are you when I need you?/You call yourself God?" And you go, this is the blues.
The music that really turns me on is either running toward God or away from God. Both recognize the pivot, that God is at the center of the jaunt. So the blues, on one hand -- running away; gospel, the Mighty Clouds of Joy -- running towards. And later you came to analyze it and figure it out.
The blues are like the Psalms of David. Here was this character, living in a cave, whose outbursts were as much criticism as praise. There's David singing, "Oh, God -- where are you when I need you?/You call yourself God?" And you go, this is the blues.Great Rolling Stones Interview with Bono
Posted by Stephen at 11/05/2005 12:10:00 PM
Thursday, November 03, 2005
more stuff to read
Google Inc.'s Internet-leading search engine on Thursday will begin serving up the entire contents of books and government documents that aren't entangled in a copyright battle over how much material can be scanned and indexed from five major libraries.
The list of Google's so-called "public domain" works — volumes no longer protected by copyright — include Henry James novels, Civil War histories, Congressional acts and biographies of wealthy New Yorkers.
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Posted by Stephen at 11/03/2005 08:57:00 AM