Hi, I’m Ryan. I’m a writer, reader, pastor, husband, father, music, film, art, and sports enthusiast, and other stuff living in urban kansas city, missouri. This blog is my playground, therapist, and where i try and figure out life under the sun. Grad you’re here!

G.K. Chesterton on the Problem with Progress

Progress is Providence without God. That is, it is a theory that everything has always perpetually gone right by accident. It is a sort of atheistic optimism, based on an everlasting coincidence far more miraculous than a miracle.

-G.K. Chesterton: Wells and the World State, What I Saw in America

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Jerry Seinfeld's 3.1 Billion Dollar Writing Trick