Suburban Monasticism and the Four Nonnegotiable Pillars of the Spiritual Life

Even though it's been mostly wet and cool this week signs of spring are on the breeze.  Having trimmed the blackberries down to a few sticks per plant in January and leaving them for dead, at least in appearance, it is good to see green shoots forming on the bare canes. This will be the …

In a Nutshell

It's been an interesting week at Egret Isle Farm. It started warm; then it got . . . apocalyptic. As we step out onto the path of this adventure we are calling, for now, the Serene Disciple Project, I suppose I should begin by introducing myself. Who is Brett Hart?   Even though many of …