I hope all of you know how encouraging you are to me, and how grateful I am to you–and for you.
For a long time, now, my “scriptorium” standing desk has been under the watchful eyes of an image of Christ the Teacher. Not because I imagine that my work is properly “sacred,” but because I think everything true, good, and beautiful comes from and return to that one God who makes Himself and all things intelligible to us in Christ Jesus. I hope that something in my work goes beyond my little life’s experiences, is caught up in the transformation of all things.
So when I ask for help with my art, I’m very sincere when I say that your encouragement to me and my gratitude to you are the main things I can see exchanged–and I am very happy when we can share in each other’s work so concretely, can make something really and visibly good happen in this world.
I think we can still see this thing work out, because as Kickstarter starts rotating this up in the “almost finished” results, some new folks will see it for the first time. Please keep sharing, and back if you can, because we are now well and truly in the last day of this project.
Here’s me, reading from The Clay Pot, one more time, for now: