The Common Good
March-April 1996

The Long Loneliness

by Joe Nangle | March-April 1996

AS THE AUTHOR of Sojourners' "Life in Community"
column, I must take exception to Ed Spivey's remarks about my
lifestyle in his January-February 1996 "H'rumphs." He
said that ...

AS THE AUTHOR of Sojourners' "Life in Community" column, I must take exception to Ed Spivey's remarks about my lifestyle in his January-February 1996 "H'rumphs." He said that I live alone in a one-room apartment in Newark and only go out to buy TV Guide and lottery tickets. That's wrong. My apartment has two rooms, and I regularly buy People magazine. Where else would I get the material for those nifty essays on community?

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