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Peter Boogaart

Essay

Old Wisdom

Comedian Red Green of Possum Lodge fame authored the man’s prayer: I’m a man. I can change. If I have to. I guess. Humanity doesn’t take well to change. Scholars point out that significant historical change is usually the result…
Essay

Time to Wash in the Jordan

My wife Judi likes to say, “There’s a song for every situation.” It’s a stream-of-consciousness kind of thing. The kids used to roll their eyes. Or worse yet, slink away in embarrassment if this happened in a public place. “Oh…