Happy December and a Blessed Advent to all of you. Here’s the best of the last two weeks, beginning with an Advent post.
Best Start to Advent. “Dwell” by Cara Strickland at Little Did She Know.
Best Special Needs Post. “We See You, Calvin” by Kara Dedert at Not Alone.
Best Dad Post. “Sorry Kids, I Will Never “Let” You Beat Me” by Beau Coffron at Lunchbox Dad.
Most Moving. “Ghostly Grief: On Miscarriage and Loss” by Micha Boyett at On Faith.
Best Retrospective. “A Eulogy for Radio Shack” by Jon Bois at SBNation.
Best List. “12 Things For Which I Forget to be Thankful” by Andee Zomerman at Nature of a Servant.
Best Commentary. “Why the Lack of Indictment for Mike Brown’s Shooting is a Devastating Blow” by Kristen Howerton at Rage Against the Minivan.
Best Personal Essay. “Gate A-4” by Naomi Shihab Nye at David Kanigan’s Live and Learn.
Best Response. “Foolishness, Poverty, Mobility” by Elizabeth Stoker Bruening.
Best Photoblog. “Read Me! Please!: Book Titles Rewritten to Get More Clicks” by Janet Potter at The Millions.
Best Interview. “Faith and Science: 15 Questions for Dr. Stephen Barr” by Sean Salai, S.J. at America.
Best Reality Check. “Pomplamoose 2014 Tour Profits (or Lack Thereof)” by Jack Conte at Medium.
Best Meditation. “I Was Wrong About You, 2014” by Natalie Trust.
Best Profile. “A Football Martyr” by John Rosengren at SB Nation.
Cutest Video. “Paranormal Petivity” by Pets Add Life (via YouTube).