Natural

8 years ago with 36 comments
Lifted from a comment that appeared recently on “Light of Hope”: I think it is really strange to create this boundary – that the “best” a gay Catholic can get is not-masturbating… I think Catholicism teaches us to recognise the variety of goods that exist outside of the limited range of what is the best and truest (and unattainable). I am confused that if orgasms occur ...

Grease Monkey, Iron Horse

9 years ago with 7 comments
I love my motorcycle. It’s a middleweight, 650cc and about 450 pounds, and is as old as I am but still gets 50 miles to the gallon. I love the speed and the wind, the freedom and the closeness to the landscape. I think I love my bike just as much as you can safely love an inanimate object, or possibly more; she’s got a name, and I’ll occasionally pat her on the flank1 when ...