The Common Good

Joe Kay

 

Joe Kay is a professional writer living in the Midwest. You can reach him through his blog at https://joekay617.wordpress.com/

Blog Posts by Joe Kay

Posted by Joe Kay 1 week 3 days ago
We looked at the famous photo of Earth taken from Apollo 8. If you remember, it was the first time we got to see ourselves from the vantage point of another body in space.The boys wondered why the...
Posted by Joe Kay 6 weeks 2 days ago
As I stepped outside the gym at Mount St. Joseph on the morning of Oct. 23, I immediately noticed the sun working hard to burn off a thick fog that had obscured the sunrise.And I thought: That’s what...
Posted by Joe Kay 7 weeks 2 days ago
A bunch of us writers were in Florida covering spring training a few years ago. Our sports editor took us out to dinner. During the conversation, she asked if we ever found ourselves pulling for a...
Posted by Joe Kay 9 weeks 2 days ago
I stood at the bread shelf in the neighborhood grocery store, trying to decide which loaf I should buy. Tough decision. I looked at all the types of bread and went back and forth many times.Which one...
Posted by Joe Kay 17 weeks 4 hours ago
I’ve become a big fan of author Anne Lamott. How can you not love someone who says her thoughts about others are sometimes so awful "they would make Jesus "want to drink gin straight out of the cat...