Chris

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Gender MALE
Industry Religion
Occupation Waiting, Searching, and Writing
Location Minneapolis, MN, United States
Introduction This quotationlet of Martin Luther seems to sum things up nicely: "(for I am neither wood nor stone)."
Interests Theology, civility, race relations, conversation, whiskey, genealogy, lutheran, ELCA, ECUSA, civic engagement, homelessness, ritual, piano, poetry, sexual ethics, emergent church, morocco, sustainable farming, Sacred Harp, shape note singing, folk music, romance, monasticism, assonance, minneapolis, uptown, kayaking, bowling, musicology, melanchthon, gay rights, lgbt, koine, cornflower, photography, spontaneity, hope, broken music.
Favorite Movies On the Waterfront
Favorite Music Tchaikovsky Symphony #4, Mahalia Jackson, Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Glenn Gould, Scott Joplin, Franz Schubert, Eva Cassidy, Cole Porter, Comedian Harmonists, Bernice Johnson Reagon, John Denver, Odetta, Johnny Cash, Gustav Mahler, Claude Bolling, Francis Poulenc, Phil Ochs, Tom Paxton, Jim Reeves, John Dowland.
Favorite Books The Crisis by Thomas Paine, OHC Breviary, various volumes of poetry, Dorianne Laux, Robert Bly, Allen Ginsberg, Mark Doty, James Tate, and more.

What motivates you more: fear or love?