Graveyards

Graveyards are a strange place. They’re peaceful, but also sometimes creepy. Case in point, these photos I have here. These are photos from the Alter Friedhof in Freiburg im Breisgau, where I spent a year living. The featured image above is the stone in a mausoleum that says: Weinet nicht meine Lieben. Ich bin glücklich. […]

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Regional Ideas

I was just thinking about how where I grew up and have lived for most of my life is a huge impact and influence on how I see things…and how I go about practice. See, I’m very lucky to grow up in Washington state. I love it here. There’s so many different things, different environments. […]

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Freiburg im Breisgau

Ich habe in Freiburg für ein Jahr (vom September bis zum Juli) gewohnt. Meine WG war neben der Dreisam in Littenweiler. In Freiburg habe ich mein Leben gefunden. (Vielleicht ein bisschen dramatisch, aber es stimmt) Für das erstes Mal in meinem Leben war ich allein und muss allein alles machen und tun. Natürlich war es […]

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New Saints

When I was in Germany, I got to see Pope Benedict XVI in person. I got to hear him speak to a large crowd of Freiburg Catholics…and those who came from the surrounding areas. For Freiburg im Breisgau (the city I was living in), it was a huge deal to have  German Pope visiting their […]

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