The following is one of the pieces from my upcoming collection of poetry, The Cardinal Turns the Corner, titled “Passion.” Hope you enjoy it! I can’t wait to share this new book with you. For more information on the book release, read here.
In light of a recent biography of William F. Buckley, Jr. I just finished, I’d like to share this tribute video to the sailing Yalie, the conservative Catholic, the ever charming, insatiably witty, fiercely prolific, and undeniably audacious voice of American conservatism. I owe great thanks to my father for introducing me to Buckley through clips of Firing Line.
Dr. Steve Turley, one of my favorite academics, on the role of truth, goodness, and beauty in education: