Mark lives in Redding, California.

Love letter

I love the bible. Some days I can read it for hours. Sometimes it feels like I am actually eating. Like the early monks I like to read until lectio devina happens ie the words stand off the page. The words are holy, but the paper is not so I do a lot of underlining.…

A pure penis is powerful

I really like prison break movies. The Great Escape,  Cool Hand Luke, The Count of Monte Cristo, Escape from Alcatraz, The Shawshank Redemption. Men unjustly imprisoned fighting their way out together and getting justice for past oppression. It’s our story, it’s difficult, against the odds, but it’s happening right now as we speak both here in…

Victory to victory

In Patton’s book “War as I knew it” I found one of the best sexual purity men out there. Patton’s principle’s  in combat apply to us as related to what it takes to establish sexual purity. It’s a fight, and it’s one you can win with all in aggression. They nick named him “old blood…

Friends

The right friends are a gift. You’ll know you’re with the right people when when brilliant and beautiful things come out of your mouth that you didn’t even know where there because there is a freedom in conversation that allows you to be yourself. The right friends  bring the best out of you. They’re happy…