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From the Bible’s cutting room floor: The Gospel According to Thomas

November 20, 2013

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The Gospel According to Thomas is supposedly a collection of Jesus's sayings that didn't make it into the final cut of anyone's version of the bible. A lot of the sayings are completely insane. These are the ones I like, for different reasons.

Freedom

November 19, 2013

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I didn’t blog as much as I wanted to while I was on The Big Trip because a truly poisonous ex was avidly reading everything I wrote online. Even though it was a condition of his bail that he not use social media, he told me that he had found ways around it and had been keeping an eye on my Twitter account.

Literary Sex

November 15, 2013

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I’ve been reading a novel that’s full of forbidden love and sex. And I’ve had better. The cover art is appalling and the story is made of many layers of cliché, although aspects of it are interesting and the writing is quite good. I’m pushing through because unfinished books haunt me. It’s set in middle ages […]