From Jacob’s Jack and the Beanstalk & Christ’s Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus & others There once lived a young prince who, after his five elder brothers had each met an untimely death and his father had fallen ill, took over the daily affairs of the kingdom. HeContinue Reading

The restraints snap taut, stopping me from springing out of the “coffin” like a jack-in-the-box and forcing my eyes to pop open.  Gasping, I float a hand to the cortex jack at the base of my cranium. The hook-up is barely attached–a millimeter farther would have spelled cerebral catastrophe. TheContinue Reading