Would’ve been a fine ending to Lent

Missed it by that much. Notice came out last night that Mumford and Sons are playing one of their surprise club shows tonight in Toronto - a small venue called Lee's Palace.  Tickets went on sale for the show this morning - it was a long shot (and should be such an amazing show tonight)… Continue reading Would’ve been a fine ending to Lent

Forty lentings for the season of the cross

I just learned a new word that a few friends have freshly minted: lenting.  It’s the verbal form of Lent, meaning "giving something up for Lent."  As in, “I’d love to hang out with you at the pub but I’m lenting alcohol.” Giving something up for Lent (what my friends call “lenting”) is a common… Continue reading Forty lentings for the season of the cross