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#25: Trauma

Monday, April 6, 2015

Since its inception, psychology has struggled with understanding and treating trauma. Freud was one of the first to become particularly interested in trauma in the wake of World War I, observing the psychological illness present in veterans returning home. The overwhelming experiences of intense dread and horror the soldiers endured created invisible scars, and he […]

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Some Holy Ghost

Monday, April 13, 2015

Several pieces displayed in an art museum exhume the challenging past that led one young poet to a renewed sense of faith.

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The Trauma of God

Monday, April 6, 2015

The trauma of God is both God in trauma (i.e., God on the cross) and God as trauma (i.e., God as the cross), crossing one another to place God sous rature (i.e., under the cross), where God becomes no more and no less than a word—but the only word bespeaking a truly universal human community.

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Lukewarm Coffee at a Blue Desk in Michigan - A Poem by Kristin Brace

Lukewarm Coffee at a Blue Desk in Michigan

Thursday, March 19, 2015

A sideways memory leads the speaker back to a time of rich experience and unexplored possibilities.

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A Handful of Water - Essay by Alissa Herbaly Coons

A Handful of Water

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Alissa Herbaly Coons makes a new home with her young family in Australia.

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