Author: Jesse

Listen, And I Will Tell You a Mystery

Listen, And I Will Tell You a Mystery by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroad Cafe “We are slow to master the great truth that even now Christ is, as it were, walking among us, and by His hand, or eye, or...

The Arc of the Moral Universe

The Arc of the Moral Universe by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe “Since 1970, every time asset values have risen above 520% of households disposable income (the dashed line in the chart) then the US has been in a bubble...

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Wooly Bully

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Wooly Bully by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe’ “Politicians were mostly people who’d had too little morals and ethics to stay lawyers.” George R.R. Martin “The main problem in any democracy is that crowd-pleasers...

Where Are We Going?

Where Are We Going? by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe’ “My favorite poet is Aeschylus, who once said:   ‘And even in our sleep, pain which cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, until in our own despair,...

Requiem

Requiem by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe Here are the readings for Mary’s church service. “The souls of the virtuous are in the hands of God, no torment shall ever touch them. In the eyes of the unbelieving they appeared...

And Peace At the Last

And Peace At the Last by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe May the Lord support us all the day long, until the shadows lengthen, and the evening comes, and the busy world is hushed, and the fever of life is...

Principalities and Powers

Principalities and Powers by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe “Surely, there is at this day a confederacy of evil, marshaling its hosts from all parts of the world, organizing itself, taking its measures, enclosing the church of Christ as in...

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Coiling

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Coiling by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe’ “The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.” Milan Kundera “We cannot understand Fascism, but we can and must understand from where...

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Essere Umano

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts – Essere Umano by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe “What has become of King Don Juan? And the Princes of Aragon, What has become of any of them? What remains of our handsome nobility? And...

The Leaven of the Pharisees

The Leaven of the Pharisees by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe’ “Beware the leaven of the Pharisees, which is a pious, hollow hypocrisy.” Luke 12:1 “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees— hypocrites!   For you are like whitewashed tombs which...

My Mother Wasn’t White Trash

My Mother Wasn’t White Trash via Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe’ “At first reading, the story of my mother’s life seems like little more than a tragedy. However, it is much more than that. Her story reveals the stark realities of growing...

Stocks and Precious Metals Chart – Me and My Baby

Stocks and Precious Metals Chart – Me and My Baby by Jesse – Jesse’s Crossroads Cafe; “Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest.” Hermann Hesse “Narcissism falls along the axis of what psychologists call personality...