Certain songs take on colossal, completely disproportionate significance for me, giving me an inordinate amount of happiness no matter how many times played, no matter the time of day. The Borderlands opening theme song, “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked,” is one of them. I’m playing it right now. It isn’t a particularly great song, not one…
On lying and tongues of flame.
I have been thinking about truth-telling and honor quite a bit, lately. Honor, compassion, sacrifice, and integrity. Old World values, values we are hard-pressed to find around us. I wanted to explore what we give up when we choose to lie or deceive another, even in the most harmless fashion. How do we know a…